Season 32, Episode 5 Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria

First Aired: October 22, 2013

An investigation into the rise of untreatable infections that have come about due to decades of antibiotic overuse. Included: a young girl who was placed on life support in an Arizona hospital; an outbreak at a prestigious hospital that resulted in six deaths.

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  • Premise: PBS's primary public-affairs documentary series, `Frontline' focuses on one (usually timely) topic each program. Overseen since its inception by executive producer David Fanning, it has been honored regularly over the years, winning 34 DuPont-Columbia awar… (more)

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