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Florida Health Officials Warn About Mosquito Borne Diseases and Possible Outbreak(Comments Off)

June 5, 2014

Florida health officials are warning residents about two mosquito-borne diseases that could pose a threat this summer. “Florida is under an imminent threat from dengue and chikungunya,” said Walter Tabachnick, director of the University of Florida-affiliated Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory in Vero Beach, the state’s leading research lab on the biology of mosquitoes and mosquito-transmitted […]

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Velveeta Cheesy Skillets Recall Due to Packaging

Kraft Foods is recalling approximately 1.77 million pounds of Velveeta Cheesy Skillets products because of misbranding and an undeclared allergen, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The U.S. Department of Agriculture Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) said on Monday that the manufacturer is recalling some Kraft shelf-stable […]

Salads and Wraps Recalled Due to Possible Contamination of E. coli O157:H7

Athertone Foods, Inc is recalling more than 180,000 pounds of ready-to-eat salads and sandwich wrap products with fully cooked chicken and ham that may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7, according to the USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service. The company is based out of Richmond, California and shipped the ready-to-eat salads to distribution centers […]

No Shave November 2013 Begins Today: What are the Movember Rules

It’s November 1st which can only mean one thing, No Shave November, Noshember or Movember. Whatever you call it, it’s the month to raise awareness for men’s health. People often confuse the two, Movember and No Shave November with each other. The facial hair growing contest No Shave November has participants not shaving at all […]


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