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.Sram Force22 Schalt+Bremshebel Paar black 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.Genesis Day One Bicycle Shimano flat handle.Great commuter
A team of Madrid-based researchers tried the vaccine on nine wild boar piglets, and the results were as hoped.Casque De Route Giro Aether Mips black Mat
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Health agencies have shared the message again and again: Troy Lee Designs TLD D3 Carbon Fiber Freedom Helmet bluee XC Mountain BikeWashing 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. EU DUTY FREE BBS02 48V 500W Bafang Mid Drive Kit Ebike 68mm BB Width 850C LCDOthers vehemently insisted that washing chicken was what their families have always done, and they weren’t interested in shifting gears. Campagnolo EPS Super Record 11sp Front Derailleur - Braze OnSome 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.Pegasus Piazza 7-speed Men's Bicycle Coaster Shimano Citybike Grey 2018 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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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. Dt Xm1501 Spline One 30 Roue avant 27.5 15x110mm StimulantNew Berghaus Air 4 Person XL Tent shows, however, that the general public may still have a knowledge gap about food allergens, including those who handle food in restaurants.Campagnolo Record CS9-RE129 Fh Cass Cpy Record 12-29 11s
A team of researchers quizzed nearly 300 restaurant workers in Düsseldorf, Germany about their food allergen expertise. Could they identify major allergens?Spcycle 27.5er 29er 650B MTB Mountain Bike Carbon Wheels Thru Axle 791 792 Hubs 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 basisTORPADO CROSSFIRE - TREKKING - SHIMANO ACERA 21V DISC,” 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. Ceramic bearing 1060g 24mm Tubular carbon bicycle wheelsetIt 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. Hookless 30mm width x23.5mm depth 29er carbon MTB wheelset tubeless compatibleThe highly infectious virus has also been seen recently in the U.S. states of California, Arizona, Ohio, Indiana, Washington and Tennessee.Shimano Dura-Ace FC-R9100 54-42T 172.5mm 11-speed Pédalier IFCR9100DX42 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. LOMBARDO AMANTEA 200 CITY WOMAN 2019 - CITY BIKE ROAD and FITNESS mod. DF2809.91It can survive for two days on a surface, so horse equipment and stables should be disinfected frequently and methodically. Continue reading