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Health agencies have shared the message again and again: TOPS UB04 Hospital Insurance Claim Form, 8 1 2 x 11, Laser Print 025932598708Washing raw meat just causes the bacteria to splash around your sink, your hands and your clothes.
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.”
Many Twitter users fired back, casting doubt on the idea that washing isn’t sufficient for getting rid of bacteria. SQUARE D SY MAX NETWORK INTERFACE CLASS 8030 TYPE PS-30 FREE SHIPPINGOthers vehemently insisted that washing chicken was what their families have always done, and they weren’t interested in shifting gears. Beyerdynamic DT 1770 Pro 250 Ohm Studio Headphones+Audio Technica Condenser MicSome pointed to homemade remedies believed to provide a more thorough wash, like soaking the raw meat with lemon juice, vinegar or saltwater (though these ingredients do not kill bacteria, according to science).
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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. Solidstate Controls 80-219800-90 Snubber Board Rev EMasterVision Value Lacquered Steel Magnetic Dry Erase Board 36 x 48 White shows, however, that the general public may still have a knowledge gap about food allergens, including those who handle food in restaurants.LOT OF 4 ROHS 00527 6526 NEW IN A FACTORY BAG
A team of researchers quizzed nearly 300 restaurant workers in Düsseldorf, Germany about their food allergen expertise. Could they identify major allergens?Precision Devices PD.185N02 18 SUB Bass Driver NEW AUTHORIZED DISTRIBUTOR 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. SMC CDQ2B100-15D CDQ2B10015D (USED TESTED CLEANED)It 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. Raika RO 220 RED 9.5in. x 12.5in. Soft Constructed Writing Pad - RedThe highly infectious virus has also been seen recently in the U.S. states of California, Arizona, Ohio, Indiana, Washington and Tennessee.Spectra Physics 820-1281-1 Rev B Pre-Amp Controller Circuit Board The Horse reports that equine influenza cases have been increasing in both the U.S. and Europe as of late.
Biosecurity is best
The virus that causes equine influenza is about as contagious as can be, meaning horse caretakers have to be vigilant. ELPLP07 V13H010L07 Lamp for EPSON EMP-5550CIt can survive for two days on a surface, so horse equipment and stables should be disinfected frequently and methodically. Continue reading