Antibiotics and Bacterial/Viral Infections

Often the label bacteria or virus are used interchangeably, although there is a significant difference between the two forms. The biggest difference between viruses and bacteria is that viruses must have a living host - like a plant, animal or human - to multiply, while most bacteria can grow on non-living surfaces. Bacteria are intracellular organisms (they live in-between cells), whereas viruses are intracellular organisms (they live inside … [Read more...]