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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?ARA Women's Toulouse-Plateau Closed Toe Heels Black (black 06) 39 EU (6 UK) 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. Adidas Men's 5.5 Star Mid Football shoes, White Black, 18 M USIt 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 Renew Rival Shield Black metalic silver-cool grey size 9The highly infectious virus has also been seen recently in the U.S. states of California, Arizona, Ohio, Indiana, Washington and Tennessee.Denim Stretch Over Knee Boots Women's Round Toe High Chunky Heel shoes Jd_uk The Horse reports that equine influenza cases have been increasing in both the U.S. and Europe as of late.
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