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A new report warns that people could be in from superbugs if they eat and undercooked meat. The report is called the Review on Antimicrobial Resistance. Researchers looked into how antibiotics in are making bugs . The report said the use of antibiotics in is making bugs stronger and more resistant to our . The researchers said the huge amount of antibiotics in farming could be to people's health around the world. They suggested that farmers reduce the of antibiotics they give to their animals. The of the research, Jim O'Neill, said this was important if we wanted to make sure that our life-saving medicines still work .

The researchers are calling for targets to reduce the number of antibiotics given to animals. Mr O'Neill said this was because of the huge amount of antibiotics farmers give their animals. He said: "I find it [unbelievable] that in many , most of the consumption of antibiotics is in animals, rather than . This creates a big for everyone." He added that the public could get from superbugs if they ate meat that was rare or undercooked. He said: "My to consumers is that they have to make sure they cook meat . If you are going to choose to cook it as rare as you have to be aware of where it's coming from."

 
 

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