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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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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. Nike Lunarestoa 2 Essential Running Men's shoesNew Balance Fresh Foam Cruz Retro Hoodie Mens shoes Oxblood White MCRUZ-HM shows, however, that the general public may still have a knowledge gap about food allergens, including those who handle food in restaurants.New Nike LF1 Duckboot Low Size US 9.5 Wolf Grey Pure Platinum AA1125 003 Lunar
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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. Hoka One One Arahi 2 Libertà Fucsia shoes da Corsa Misure da women 6-11 NuovoIt was the first time in 15 years that horse races were canceled for flu concerns.
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