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.El Naturalista Size US 8 Women's Red Leather Sock Boots 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 Jordan Retro I 1 High OG 2018 Bred Toe Gym Red Black White 555088-610
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Health agencies have shared the message again and again: ECCO Mens Tan Suede Leather Wingtip Oxford shoes 44Washing 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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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. Glerups Slip-On Slipper Petrol 37.0Brand New Nike Air Huarache Run Ultra UK 3.5 White Black White shows, however, that the general public may still have a knowledge gap about food allergens, including those who handle food in restaurants.Aerosoles Women's Midday Slide Sandal
A team of researchers quizzed nearly 300 restaurant workers in Düsseldorf, Germany about their food allergen expertise. Could they identify major allergens?Nike Free Run ( CMTR ) 2017 Running shoes Sneaker Sneakers Sneaker Textile 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. Reebok Men's CLASSIC LEATHER 2.0 shoes Black Hypergreen Scarlet BS5102 bIt 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. Mens Reebok Classic Leather WB Sneaker - Black Grey bluee PinkThe highly infectious virus has also been seen recently in the U.S. states of California, Arizona, Ohio, Indiana, Washington and Tennessee.Franco Sarto Womens Crown Black Ankle Boots shoes 7.5 Medium (B,M) BHFO 0326 The Horse reports that equine influenza cases have been increasing in both the U.S. and Europe as of late.
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