Spain, a country that has successfully fought to eliminate African swine fever (ASF) from its borders in years past, is testing a potential new vaccine against ASF virus.HIGH SNEAKERS MAN SHOES ARTISAN RED BURGUNDY CASUAL SHOES FAUX LEATHER The oral vaccine has been tested so far on wild boars, but if the results are successful, it could be used to protect the country’s domestic herds.Nike Air Force 1 Ultra Flyknit Mid UK 6 EUR 40
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Health agencies have shared the message again and again: Teva Delavina Perforated Ankle Boot, Women's Size 8.5, TanWashing 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. CONVERSE ALL STAR HERREN DAMEN TURNSCHUHE FREIZEITSCHUHE SNEAKER ART. CT II HIOthers vehemently insisted that washing chicken was what their families have always done, and they weren’t interested in shifting gears. Franco Sarto Womens Tahini Brown Riding Boots shoes 8.5 Medium (B,M) BHFO 1443Some 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. Mens Nike LF1 Duckboot ´17 916682-202 Medium Olive Brand New Size 7.5Whites Boots Mens 6c Excellent Condition Lace Up shows, however, that the general public may still have a knowledge gap about food allergens, including those who handle food in restaurants.Steve Madden Womens Torrent Green Pac Rain Boots shoes 9 Medium (B,M) BHFO 3306
A team of researchers quizzed nearly 300 restaurant workers in Düsseldorf, Germany about their food allergen expertise. Could they identify major allergens?NIKE SB LUNAR STEFAN JANOSKI HYPERFEEL 41 45.5 NEUF sneaker koston roshe one 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.
“We looked at knowledge and attitudes, and the key finding would be that the knowledge levels are not as good as we would expect in restaurant staff, because these are the people that are handling food on a daily basisElement Vernon Trainers in Wine Indigo,” senior researcher Adrian Loerbroks told CNN.
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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. Dr. Scholl's Scout High Sandals - Women's Size 8.5 M - BlackIt 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. HUSH PUPPIES LADIES-SZ-9M-BLACK SUEDE CASUAL ANKLE BOOTIESThe highly infectious virus has also been seen recently in the U.S. states of California, Arizona, Ohio, Indiana, Washington and Tennessee.Hirschkogel Women’s 3003403 Closed Toe Heels Black (black 002) 3.5 UK 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. Nike Air Jordan 6 VI Retro 2012 Olympic UK 9.5 EU 44.5 US 10.5It can survive for two days on a surface, so horse equipment and stables should be disinfected frequently and methodically. Continue reading