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.Good Smile Fate Grand Order Lancer Sathach Nendgoldid Figure 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.DC Collectibles Bombshells Mera Statue 5200 Limit NEW NIB Aquaman
A team of Madrid-based researchers tried the vaccine on nine wild boar piglets, and the results were as hoped.NEW NIB LEGO 79014 Hobbit Dol Guldur Battle
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Health agencies have shared the message again and again: DragonBall Z Action Figure Super Sz Android 13 Warrior Series 1989 Bird StudioWashing 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. Vintage GI JOE 1984 WATER MOCASSIN UNCUT BOX - 95% Complete no blueeprints- ARAHOthers vehemently insisted that washing chicken was what their families have always done, and they weren’t interested in shifting gears. LEGO System 6565 Construction Crew EXCELLENT USEDSome 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).
Others still pointed out that they believed they could eliminate bacteria concerns by washing counters and sinks after rinsing chicken.6 Rare Pokémon cards Charizard 4 100, Dark Charizard 21 82 And Charmeleon 32 82 While disinfecting the countertops is always a wise choice and should be done anyway, rinsing chicken is still ineffective in the first place. Continue reading
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You can check out the full array of data online here.
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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. Daimajin Arakatsuma Monochrome Limited Hyper Hobby Magazine Xebec Kaiyodo Reds12 1 6TH SCALE HASBRO GI JOE ADVENTURE TEAM HUMVEE HUMMER VEHICLE LOOSE shows, however, that the general public may still have a knowledge gap about food allergens, including those who handle food in restaurants.Tmnt SpongeBob as Leonardo and Plankton as shredder handmade clay figures.
A team of researchers quizzed nearly 300 restaurant workers in Düsseldorf, Germany about their food allergen expertise. Could they identify major allergens?Herpa Wings 1 200 559201 Air Force Transall C-160 LTG 61 Air Transportation Wing 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 findings: Continue reading
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. PSA 9 MINT Porygon2 1st Edition Neo Revelation Holo Pokemon Trading Card GameIt 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. Ty Beanie Baby Patti - MWMT (Platypus 1993)mint conditionStyle 4025& pvc pelletsThe highly infectious virus has also been seen recently in the U.S. states of California, Arizona, Ohio, Indiana, Washington and Tennessee.2002 Brett Favre Series 4 Variant White Sleeves Error 1 Logo On Helmet 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. 2004 Spider-man & Friends Motorized Lights & Sounds Bumper Car SpidermanIt can survive for two days on a surface, so horse equipment and stables should be disinfected frequently and methodically. Continue reading