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Health agencies have shared the message again and again: Dr. Comfort Relax Men's Slippers Camel - 13 WideWashing raw meat just causes the bacteria to splash around your sink, your hands and your clothes.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) tweeted a reminder about this fact recently: “Don’t wash your raw chicken! Washing can spread germs from the chicken to other foods or utensils in the kitchen.”
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A team of researchers quizzed nearly 300 restaurant workers in Düsseldorf, Germany about their food allergen expertise. Could they identify major allergens?Carlos Santana Men'S Sanders Tassel Loafer Leather Wingtip shoes Slip-On Dress Did they know how allergic reactions worked, and did they feel comfortable serving food-allergic diners? Roughly 10% of people in Europe and North America have food allergies, and evidence suggests that percentage is growing.
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The threat of equine influenza took the horse racing world by storm this year as an above-average number of infections cancelled races in the United Kingdom. La Redoute Womens Beaded Heel Faux Suede Ankle Boots 350140546It was the first time in 15 years that horse races were canceled for flu concerns.
The ongoing U.K. outbreak has seen 69 cases, mostly in England, but one as far north as Aberdeenshire in Scotland. NAYA Valerie Taupe Leather Studded Fashion Ankle Boots Women's Size 11 MThe highly infectious virus has also been seen recently in the U.S. states of California, Arizona, Ohio, Indiana, Washington and Tennessee.Nike Women AirForce GREEN Sneaker shoe free ship BNIB 896185-301. O40519 The Horse reports that equine influenza cases have been increasing in both the U.S. and Europe as of late.
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