In the article A Mysterious Infection, Spanning the Globe in a Climate of Secrecy, the state of efficiency in antibiotics are decreasing due to over use. As antibiotics are used more and more, some bacteria that survive the antibiotic become stronger. This causes more bacteria to become resistant against antibiotics which leaves people with prolonged illnesses. This has caused an issue because scientists will have to find new cures for something like the flu, without it being based on preexisting antibiotics. Bias that could be in this article is targeting how this information is not being shared with the public. This drug resistant is a public health issue that New York Times has brought to the attention of the public.