Close Health Alert: New guidelines for antibiotics Health Alert Jeremy Kyle , KYTX 3:02 AM. CST November 18, 2013 CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST (CBS) - The American Academy of Pediatrics is offering new guidelines to cut down on unneeded prescriptions of antibiotics for children with respiratory infections. The report urges physicians to carefully distinguish between viral and bacterial infections. Other studies have shown as many as 10 million antibiotic prescriptions are written every year that are unnecessary. (CBS) - Researchers at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine have found higher levels of physical fitness can lower the risk of a heart attack in patients with heart disease. The authors encourage doctors to recommend exercise, in addition to medication to increase survival after coronary artery disease. (CBS) - Just one minute of CPR training could help in an emergency. The American Heart Association studied people's response to a simulated sudden collapse. Researchers found those who watched a short teaching video beforehand were faster to respond and start chest compressions. CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST JOIN THE CONVERSATION To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Leave a Comment TRENDING VIDEOS ETX photographer talks about her viral boudoir photos Atwood's robbery Crosby-Lebus worker strike Las Vegas/Mandalay Bay shooting - What we know Teacher accused of assault 84-year-old post office worker retires 11 new features in IOS 11 SPCA Dogtoberfest East Texan nearly caught in Vegas shooting Under The Lights Week 5 (Sept. 29) More Stories TX DPS trooper killed in the line of duty identified Nov 23, 2017, 10:15 p.m. Black Friday Guide: Best deals and what not to buy Nov 23, 2017, 7:21 p.m. Drivers receive gift cards instead of tickets for… Nov 23, 2017, 6:07 p.m.