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McDonald's to cut back on antibiotics-fed chickens in US

Only poultry-specific drugs not used on people could be fed to chickens as worries grow over resistance to crucial drugs

McDonald's said that it hoped to implement the new restrictions at its 14,000 US restaurants over the next two years.


FAST-FOOD giant McDonald's announced on Wednesday it would stop serving chicken raised with antibiotics that are important to human health, as worries grow over resistance to crucial drugs.

McDonald's said that it would work with poultry farmers to halt the use of what...

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