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Antibiotics will develop diarrhea

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One in four people who take antibiotics will develop diarrhea. In some, there can be serious complications. According to a new report in the Journal of the American Medical Association, taking probiotics -- strains of "good" bacteria -- on top of a course of antibiotics may help ward off the diarrhea that often comes with antibiotic treatment. FOX 9 Medical Expert Dr. Archelle Georgiou explains.

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