McDonald’s To Stop Serving Chicken Treated With Human Antibiotics
Have you heard about McDonald’s recent announcement that it will no longer serve poultry raised with human antibiotics? For those who don’t know, antibiotics are commonly used to treat humans with infections and illnesses, including ear infections, pinkeye, strep throat, food poisoning and pneumonia. Furthermore, McDonald’s is one of the largest buyers of chicken in the United States.
Mike Andres, McDonald’s U.S. President, said the following in a statement: