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8 hrs ago | ABC2 Maryland

Rice porridge with abalone recalled

The Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene is warning residents not to consume or purchase certain batches of Korea Food Trading Ltd. rice porridge with abalone because it might contain botulism.

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Related Topix: Maryland Government, Maryland, Health

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Scoop

PMa s China visit assisted Oravida, not Fonterra

Questions must now be asked whether it was Fonterra or Oravida who really benefited from the Prime Minister's recent visit to China, Labour's Primary Industries spokesperson Damien O'Connor says.

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Related Topix: Health

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Canada NewsWire

Information Update - High Risk of Botulism from Ungutted Salted Fish Products, such as Fesikh

Issue: Many Sham el-Nessim celebrations include a traditional family meal. Certain salted fish products like fesikh, a traditional dish in the Egyptian community, represent an increased risk of botulism because of the way they are prepared.

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Related Topix: Health

Wed Apr 09, 2014

ABC News

Public warned not to feed birds after suspected botulism kills 30 ducks

The childhood pastime of feeding ducks in a park may become a thing of the past, as authorities warn that it could ultimately lead to toxic conditions for wild birds.

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Related Topix: Health

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Horsetalk

Botulism a potentially fatal disease in horses

Of the three types, botulism Type B occurs throughout the United States but is more predominant in the Mid-Atlantic states and Kentucky.

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Related Topix: Health

Fri Apr 04, 2014

The Horse

Equine Botulism Reviewed

Newton was at Leighton Farm last spring & we loved him. He is a very special horse with a calm & easy going way about him.

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Related Topix: Health, Horse, Pets

Sys-Con Media

Food Recall Warning: Rice Porridge With Abalone, Product of Korea,...

Korea Food Trading Ltd. is recalling Rice Porridge with Abalone from the marketplace because it may permit the growth of Clostridium botulinum.

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Related Topix: Health

Thu Apr 03, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Fine over botulism scare

The Ministry for Primary Industries laid four charges against the dairy giant after it recalled 38 tonnes of whey protein concentrate last August.

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Related Topix: Health

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Bloomberg

Danone-Mead Johnson Would Make Baby Food Giant: Real M&A

Danone could help finance a purchase with proceeds from shedding its medical nutrition unit, said Credit Suisse Group AG.

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Related Topix: Pfizer, Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Health, Bristol Myers Squibb

Mon Mar 31, 2014

US Food and Drug Administration

Lao Thai Nam Corp. Voluntarily Recalls Number One Sompa Salted Fish, Because of Possible Health Risk

March 31, 2014 - Lao Thai Nam Corp., of Dallas, Texas is recalling Number One Sompa Salted Fish, because it has the potential to be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum , a bacterium which can cause life-threatening illness or death.

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Related Topix: Dallas, TX, Health, Food Poisoning

Canada.com

Botox may beat back depression by paralyzing - frown muscles' between the brows, study finds

It may raise a few eyebrows, but a new study suggests Botox , the muscle paralyzing wrinkle tonic, may also be a powerful antidepressant .

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Related Topix: Depression, Health, Georgetown University

Sun Mar 30, 2014

Battle Creek Enquirer

Dr. Joanna Bronson: Keep dogs safe from themselves

Dogs like to eat strange things and sometimes, access to toxic substances can be too tempting for a dog to avoid.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Chocolate, Health

Wed Mar 26, 2014

Dairy Reporter

Fonterra budgets NZ$11m for Danone WPC recall lawsuit

Fonterra has budgeted for a payout of just NZ$11m in its ongoing legal battle with Danone over last year's whey protein concentrate botulism scare.

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Related Topix: Health

Tue Mar 25, 2014

Canada.com

Botox may beat back depression by paralyzing - frown muscles' between the brows, study finds

It may raise a few eyebrows, but a new study suggests Botox, the muscle paralyzing wrinkle tonic, may also be a powerful antidepressant.

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Related Topix: Depression, Health, Georgetown University

Thu Mar 20, 2014

How Stuff Works

Is it safe to buy dented food from grocery stores?

Food safety issues make headlines on a regular basis. As consumers, it's just as much our responsibility to rely on common sense when purchasing food as it is for packagers and distributors to ensure food safety at plants and factories.

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Related Topix: Food Science, Health

Examiner.com

Tired of Aging - Botox is a solution to Treat Facial Creases and Wrinkles Easily

Jessica J. Krant, MD, MPH is a leading dermatologist in the NYC area who has been specialising in cosmetic, medical and surgical dermatology including Mohs micrographic skin cancer surgery.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Dermatology, Skin Cancer, Cancer, Health

Live Science

Botox: Uses and Side Effects

Botox is a drug that is best known for its role in smoothing wrinkles in aging faces.

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Related Topix: Health, Food Poisoning

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