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Health agencies have shared the message again and again: Ariat Men's Sport SIDEBET Western Boot, Native Nutmeg, 11 D USWashing 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.”
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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. Avia Women's Avi-Execute-II Running shoes, White Chrome Silver Tickle Pink, 8.5 MIt 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 Vapor Untouchable 2 Mens Football Cleats 10.5 Green Grey Volt Oregon DucksThe highly infectious virus has also been seen recently in the U.S. states of California, Arizona, Ohio, Indiana, Washington and Tennessee.New Women's Skechers Slip On Athletic Casual shoes 22406HW Black 109B dlm The Horse reports that equine influenza cases have been increasing in both the U.S. and Europe as of late.
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