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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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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. Steven by Steve Madden Saliem Peep toe Dress Sandals Heels Natural Size 6.5It 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. Nike Air Jordan 10 X OG Shadow 1994 Vintage Size 7 Dark Black Red 130209 001The highly infectious virus has also been seen recently in the U.S. states of California, Arizona, Ohio, Indiana, Washington and Tennessee.100% Leather Loafers By Tod’s Size 7Uk 40EU Light Wear Original Box The Horse reports that equine influenza cases have been increasing in both the U.S. and Europe as of late.
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