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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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People who work in food production and processing, as well as food-allergic individuals, can tell you a lot about food allergens — what they are, how they work, and even how they are regulated and labeled. Mens shoes Slipper Mule Floral Slip On Sandals Summer Beach Flat Bohemia FashionPuma x Han Kjobenhavn Avid - Puma White Safari shows, however, that the general public may still have a knowledge gap about food allergens, including those who handle food in restaurants.Adidas NMD R1 “Japan Series Pack”
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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. Adidas Tubular Shadow Women's shoes Runner Sneakers Running Black White CQ2460It was the first time in 15 years that horse races were canceled for flu concerns.
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