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.Reebok Work Guide RB350 Industrial and Construction shoes color 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.Stivaletti shoes Daniele Alessandrini Ankle Boots men black F013KL693525 1
A team of Madrid-based researchers tried the vaccine on nine wild boar piglets, and the results were as hoped.French Connection Harmony Sandaletti black 177507
“Our study demonstrates the effectiveness of the first oral vaccine against this disease on Eurasian wild boarVagabond Zoe 422615055 Zapatillas Piel Oscuro Oliva 186637,” said a co-author of a paper on the research, Jose Angel Barasona. “Overall, we demonstrate that oral immunization of wild boar conferred 92% protection against a highly pathogenic strain of ASF, which is currently circulating in Asia and Europe.” Continue reading
Health agencies have shared the message again and again: Dc Men'S Stag shoes, Black Gum, 10 D UsWashing 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. Adidas Kid's Ultraboost Uncaged Boys Running shoes...Others vehemently insisted that washing chicken was what their families have always done, and they weren’t interested in shifting gears. Ad Tec Men's 6 Lace Up Hiker Boot - Steel Toe - 1980Some 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.Adidas Performance Men's Alphabounce M Running shoes - Choose SZ color 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
PUMA Womens Copper Pink Basket Heart Patent SneakersEach 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.
The first quarter 2019 report is now live.ECCO Women's Soft 8 Strap Sneaker It’s compiled from data originating from the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, and provides a snapshot of the U.S. psychoactive drug market.
New as of last year, the report includes fentanyl, due to its increasing importance in the opioid crisis.Nine West Women's Braddy Synthetic Dress Sandal - Choose SZ color The 2019 first quarter report shows 541 identifications of fentanyl, fentanyl-related compounds and new opioids — a 43% increase from a year ago. Fentanyl accounts for 77% of the opioid identifications.
You can check out the full array of data online here.
Durchbrochene Sandalen auf dem Espinto 317-Pfosten. Read the rest of our Tox Tuesday series here.
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. Adidas Ace 16.1 Primeknit Firm Ground Football Boots - WhiteAdidas Originals Superstar CTXM Chromatech Black White AQ7841 Mens Size 11.5 shows, however, that the general public may still have a knowledge gap about food allergens, including those who handle food in restaurants.Skechers Sport 52034 Mens Direct Flight Sneaker- Choose SZ color.
A team of researchers quizzed nearly 300 restaurant workers in Düsseldorf, Germany about their food allergen expertise. Could they identify major allergens?ASICS LIFESTYLE GEL LYTE V BASKETS FEMME H6T5L 3713 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 basisAsics Gel-Lyte III Hairy Spice HL7X3-3030 Sz 8 Spice Route LIMITED EDITION,” senior researcher Adrian Loerbroks told CNN.
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. Reebok whiteo Cuero Clásico VALENTINE'S Day 191 whiteo Power RedIt 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. Geox D Airell C Zapatillas Deportivas women de Ocio whiteo D642sc08522c1200The highly infectious virus has also been seen recently in the U.S. states of California, Arizona, Ohio, Indiana, Washington and Tennessee.Adidas Originals Flb Zapatilla Deportiva women black whiteo 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. New Balance Wl 574 CRD grey shoes Sneaker Donne 658621-50-122It can survive for two days on a surface, so horse equipment and stables should be disinfected frequently and methodically. Continue reading