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What happened to babies before antibiotics were invented?
8 doctors weighed in

Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
4 doctors agree
In brief: Same as now
Some lived a normal life and some got infections and died.
The proportion is just different. Antibiotics and vaccines have both resulted in a better life for everyone.

In brief: Same as now
Some lived a normal life and some got infections and died.
The proportion is just different. Antibiotics and vaccines have both resulted in a better life for everyone.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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Dr. Shabbir Hossain
Internal Medicine
3 doctors agree
In brief: Changed the world
Antibiotics were a revolution.
Infectious diseases were a leading cause of death before penicillin.

In brief: Changed the world
Antibiotics were a revolution.
Infectious diseases were a leading cause of death before penicillin.
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology
In brief: Lots more died
Forgive my frankness.
Go to an old cemetery and see how many gravestones are those of young children. This results primarily from antibiotics and immunizations. Anybody who thinks that "natural healing is better" should make the trip with you. Thanks for asking, and best wishes.

In brief: Lots more died
Forgive my frankness.
Go to an old cemetery and see how many gravestones are those of young children. This results primarily from antibiotics and immunizations. Anybody who thinks that "natural healing is better" should make the trip with you. Thanks for asking, and best wishes.
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Dr. Ed Friedlander
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