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Backgrounder Antimicrobial resistance is a global threat Backgrounder: Antimicrobial resistance is a global threat
By Elnaz Shadabi
FRANK_Are we medicalizing health people? Are we medicalizing healthy people?
By John Frank

Modern medical practice is engaged in a battle, not for hearts and minds, but for the conversion of perfectly healthy people into patients, labelled “at high risk” of various diseases in the name of prevention.