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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?Fashion Womens High Top Trainers Lace Up Punk Boots Wedge Heels Sneakers shoes 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. NIKE KEVIN DURANT KD VIII 8 USC TROJANS PE SAMPLE CRIMSON RED gold BLACK DS 11.5It 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. Adidas Originals x Star Wars SUPERSTAR VIN SUPERDEATHSTAR UK 10.5 US 11 NEWThe highly infectious virus has also been seen recently in the U.S. states of California, Arizona, Ohio, Indiana, Washington and Tennessee.Cole Haan Country Men shoes size 11.5 M The Horse reports that equine influenza cases have been increasing in both the U.S. and Europe as of late.
Biosecurity is best
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