News in Harmful Bacteria

Harmful bacteria are also called pathogenic bacteria because they cause disease and serious illnesses like strep throat, staph infections, cholera, tuberculosis, and food poisoning . Although some most forms of bacteria are good for you and those which cause the disease are generally opportunistic pathogens which generally occur in immune compromised people. Some of them could cause serious illness because they are antibiotic resistant .The term pathogenic means disease carrying, and pathogenic or harmful bacteria are often referred to simply as germs.