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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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A team of researchers quizzed nearly 300 restaurant workers in Düsseldorf, Germany about their food allergen expertise. Could they identify major allergens?FS-06A Franco Sarto Rally Women's Tall Brown Boots, Size 8.5M US 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. SABELT SCARPA UNISEX art. E000020 mod. 103U-GRANTURISMO-SUEDEIt 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. Men's Casual Leather shoes Formal Business Dress Tassel Slip-on Driving LoafersThe highly infectious virus has also been seen recently in the U.S. states of California, Arizona, Ohio, Indiana, Washington and Tennessee.Bostonian Impression Burgundy Leather Cap Toe Dress Oxfords shoes Men's 10 D B The Horse reports that equine influenza cases have been increasing in both the U.S. and Europe as of late.
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