Dr Ian Town (Chief Science Advisor, Ministry of Health) discusses antibiotic resistance, how all New Zealanders contribute to the issue and what we can do to help combat it here.

The Ministry for Health has accessible information on antibiotic resistance, including information for consumers, community health services and hospitals.

Our office has also released a summary information sheet which you can read: Antimicrobial resistance – an imminent threat to Aotearoa, New Zealand.