Due to the level of development of modern science and technology researchers it is possible not only to make a new discovery, but also to check the scientific theories of the past. Modern scientists have found that some well-known facts are actually myths.
Antibiotics cure viruses. This myth is the most common and perhaps the most dangerous. To ensure its falsity, it suffices to recall that the word "antibiotic" means "kills a living", but modern science says that viruses are not living organisms. The mechanism of their functioning is completely different and antibiotics are not able to deal with them.