The world antibiotics awareness shall begin from 13th of November and commence till the 19th of November 2017. United Nation and WHO Launch a campaign For better use Of Antibiotics in everyone's life. So, Read some facts and significance about why world celebrate the antibiotics awareness week and advice to use antibiotics? What are Antibiotics? Antibiotics, the name originates from a Greek word ‘antiviotika,’ are also known as antibacterial. These contain a medicinal value and are used to inhibit, avoid and treat infections arising from bacteria. They help to prevent the growth of these harmful bacterial by hindering its growth or completely killing them off. However, common viruses like the flu or the common cold hold resilience, and are hardly affected by these antibiotics.