Antibiotic resistance occurs when microorganisms that cause diseases become resilient and can generate ways to resist the antibiotics. This makes the antibiotics lose the ability to fight bacteria and other foreign invad... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

Resistance training is a type of exercise that uses external resistance to cause muscle contractions with the intent to strengthen and tone, build mass and expand endurance. Dumbbells, resistance bands, water bottles or ... More »

A resistance arm is the part of a lever that moves against weight or resistance. It works in conjunction with the force arm to move an object. Ideally, it is the distance between the axis and the point of weight or resis... More »

Antibiotics are produced in laboratory conditions by fermenting microorganisms in tanks that hold hundreds of thousands of gallons, according to Infoplease from Pearson Education. Scientists strain the mold out of fermen... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

The National Antimicrobial Resistance Monitoring System monitors trends in antimicrobial resistance among food-borne bacteria from animals, retail meats and humans; disseminates information on microbial resistance in a t... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

The most adverse effect of antibiotic overuse is antibiotic resistance. This means bacteria become resistant to the effects of antibiotics, resulting in bacterial infections that cannot be cured by the same antibiotic. A... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

Papain is most notably used as a digestive aid, for immune system support and as a resistance booster to fungus and redness. It is a digestive enzyme that is extracted from the papaya tree. More » Health Medications & Vitamins