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.Shimano FC-M6000 Deore 10-speed chainset, 40 30 22T, 50 mm chain line, 175 mm 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.Dia-Compe Gran Compe Sattel Pink
A team of Madrid-based researchers tried the vaccine on nine wild boar piglets, and the results were as hoped.Thule 961 Wing Bar 118 cm roof bars
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Health agencies have shared the message again and again: Bellwether Thermaldress men Aderente con Panno blackWashing 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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Others still pointed out that they believed they could eliminate bacteria concerns by washing counters and sinks after rinsing chicken.Santini Origine Kurzarmtrikot 2019 Bordeaux M 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
DUNGAREES NALINI WINGMAN black Size LEach quarter, the National Drug Early Warning System releases a report outlining the latest public health threats posed by new psychoactive substances (NPSs), including synthetic cannabinoids, cathinones, opioids and benzodiazepines.
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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. TOKEN Integrated Headset, Carbon, Ceramic, 42mm taper 47mm, 1-1 8 taper 1-1 4 3-4Person Cooking Camping Pot Picnic Cookware Outdoor Pots Frying Pan Kettle Set shows, however, that the general public may still have a knowledge gap about food allergens, including those who handle food in restaurants.TruVativ black T30 Carbon Flatbar 700mm Wide 10 Degree Sweep
A team of researchers quizzed nearly 300 restaurant workers in Düsseldorf, Germany about their food allergen expertise. Could they identify major allergens?Shimano 105 PD-R7000 Carbon SPD-SL Road Bike Pedals set w SM-SH11 New in Box 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 basisGT Bicycle Alloy Pegs Pac Man Freestyle Peg Set NIB New Aluminum Front or Rear,” 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. Maxxis Assegai Tire 27.5x2.50 Folding Tubeless Ready 3C Maxx Grip WT 60TPIIt 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. ALE' MAGLIA S M GRAPHICS PRR SLIDE black BIANCOThe highly infectious virus has also been seen recently in the U.S. states of California, Arizona, Ohio, Indiana, Washington and Tennessee.Snow Peak Multi Container M Camping Goods Storage Case NC UG-074R 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. 2x Conti Reifen Der Baron 2.4 Projekt Apex falt 26x2,4 60-559 SP TLR 0101461It can survive for two days on a surface, so horse equipment and stables should be disinfected frequently and methodically. Continue reading