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New CDC Report Shows That 30% Of Antibiotics Are Prescribed Unnecessarily

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Antibiotics are used to combat bacterial infections and have been an important medication since their inception. However, there has been a startling finding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Around 30% of antibiotic prescriptions are unnecessary. Idaho Matters takes a closer look at this issue with Dr. Harold Kunz.

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Gemma is the host of Idaho Matters, Boise State Public Radio's daily show which broadcasts live Monday-Friday at noon. She is an award-winning journalist and has spent the majority of her broadcasting career in Idaho. Gemma was a television news anchor and reporter in Boise for close to 15 years. She came to Boise in 1999 to start Fox 12.