Antibiotics program slammed for excluding older women, men

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Updated February 13 2024 - 4:11pm, first published 3:33pm
Ravenswood woman Gillian Coombe says a government program to ease access to antibiotics to treat urinary tract infections has excluded men and women over 65. Picture by Phillip Biggs
Ravenswood woman Gillian Coombe says a government program to ease access to antibiotics to treat urinary tract infections has excluded men and women over 65. Picture by Phillip Biggs

A Launceston woman is outraged that a government pilot program making it easier for women to buy antibiotics to treat urinary tract infections (UTIs) excludes women aged over 65.

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Benjamin Seeder

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