[LMB] antibacterial soap
Mark A. Mandel
mamandel at Filker.Org
Tue, 17 Dec 2002 17:34:31 -0500 (EST)
On Mon, 16 Dec 2002 JZBIRCHMIRE at aol.com wrote:
#It is bad for you because any population is going to have a small percentage
#of resistant individuals. Which means the more you use it the more resistant
#they become and eventually you wind up with a product that does not work.
#Case in point look at all the things now resistant to penicillin and stronger
#antibiotics. The picture could get real scary real fast!
I have a song about it at http://world.std.com/~mam/filks/Germs.html
("Germs of the Earth"). Even if you don't know the tune, the lyrics may
amuse and/or inform you.
-- Mark A. Mandel, The Filker With No Nickname