The survey also revealed various misconceptions with regards to antibiotics with just half of respondents knowing that bacteria are becoming resistant to antibiotics. A number of resources, tools and information to help consumers find out more about becoming an antibiotic level of resistance fighter are now available on the NPS website. Full survey results available upon request.. 1 in 5 Australians expect antibiotics for coughs and colds: New NPS campaign 1 in 5 Australians expect their doctor to prescribe antibiotics for themselves and/or the youngster when they possess a cough or chilly, new analysis from NPS has found.Minnesota beat out all of those other country for over weight cats also, followed by Nebraska, then Iowa, Utah and Oklahoma. A family pet at the proper weight should have an obvious waist, with ribs that are easily felt but not seen, according to Banfield. An overweight or obese family pet will have too much padding over the ribs for them to be easily felt, an undefined waistline, and obvious stomach fat. Trouble breathing when energetic is another sign your pet may be overweight. Since the increase in pet obesity appears to have comparable roots to weight gain in human beings, some pet weight-loss strategies, such as interactive weight-monitoring equipment and exercise equipment, have already been modeled after humans weight-loss programs.