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Yesterday | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

Use caution when home canning

Home canning is a popular and safe way to preserve food for later use. Jams, pickles, soups, sauces, meat and seafood are frequently canned in glass jars.

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Related Topix: Health, Life, Food, Recipes

Wednesday | Channelnewsasia.com

Fonterra and Beingmate team up on China baby formula

New Zealand dairy giant Fonterra announced a joint venture with Hangzhou-based Beingmate Group on Wednesday aimed at increasing its presence in the multi-billion dollar Chinese infant formula market.

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Related Topix: World News, China, New Zealand, Health

Tue Aug 26, 2014

This Is Lancashire

Disease thought to have caused bird deaths at Doffcocker Lodge

Worried residents who live near the lodge have been shocked at the recent surge in avian deaths, including swan cygnets.

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Related Topix: Health

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Scotsman.com

'Cousin' of superbug could cure peanut allergy

Clostridia encompasses around 100 bacterial species, some of which live harmlessly in the gut.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Allergy, Health, Food Poisoning, University of Chicago

KRNV-TV Reno

Dead birds and fish linked to ongoing drought.

It's true. Birds and fish are dying because of the water at Virginia Lake, more specifically, the lack of water.

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Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Food Poisoning, Health

WTVR Richmond

Clarified: What does a food recall do?

If it seems to you that there's a food safety crisis every other week, you're actually not paying close enough attention.

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Related Topix: Food Science, Healthcare Law, Law, Food and Drug Administration, E. Coli, Health, Food Poisoning

Canada NewsWire

Information Update - Home canning - prepare it safely

Home canning is a popular and safe way to preserve food for later use. Jams, pickles, soups, sauces, meat and seafood are frequently canned in glass jars.

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Related Topix: Health, Life, Recipes

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Improbable Research

German veterinary scientists deploy sauerkraut

" Oral Application of Charcoal and Humic acids to Dairy Cows Influences Clostridium botulinum Blood Serum Antibody Level and Glyphosate Excretion in Urine ," H.A. Gerlach, Gerlach, W. SchrA dl, B. Schottdorf, and S. Haufe, Journal of Clinical Toxicology , vol.

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Related Topix: Health

Sat Aug 23, 2014

The Star Online

A chef at work preparing the delicate Korean spring roll.

Food poisoning is a real and ever present danger, and mishandling of food and hygiene issues are usually the leading causes.

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Related Topix: Food Poisoning, Health, Life, Seafood

Fri Aug 22, 2014

News Shopper

Pollution at Mottingham park wipes out ducks and geese - again

Ducks at a picturesque Mottingham park have been "decimated" by pollution at their lake - the second tragedy there in five years.

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Related Topix: Weather, Health, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England,

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Independent.ie

Botox 'highly effective' treatment of gastric cancer

Botox injections could provide an effective new treatment for stomach cancer, research has shown.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health

Horsetalk

Botulism in horses: What are the chances of survival?

Horses are considered highly susceptible to the toxin produced by the common soil bacteria Clostridium botulinum.

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Related Topix: Health

WTVR Richmond

Officials warn locally-made Corfinio soups, sauces may contain botulism

The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services warns consumers not to eat any canned soups or sauces made by Corfinio Foods of Richmond.

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Related Topix: Health, Agriculture, Science, Richmond, VA

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Botulism suspected in death, illnesses in Western Alaska

State health officials are investigating a cluster of possible botulism cases in the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta that began with a shared meal of fermented fish heads, an epidemiologist said Monday.

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Related Topix: Health, Medicine, Epidemiology, Lower Kalskag, AK, Anchorage, AK

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Criminal Report Daily

Ebola Crisis Worse Than Reported

A ribbons molecular model of Botulinum Toxin, commonly known as Botox. This protein produced by the botulism bacteria is highly neurotoxic.

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Related Topix: Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Newsday

Bread warning after 47 ducks die

The ducks in Braunstone Park, Leicester, died from suspected avian botulism - the East Midlands' first case this summer, Defra said.

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Related Topix: Health, Weather

Tue Aug 12, 2014

The Horse

Researchers Define Botulism Survival Rates in Adult Horses

Botulism is a disease caused by a neurotoxin that is considered to be the most potent and lethal known to mankind.

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Related Topix: Health

Norwalk Citizen News

Botulism kills ducks along Grand Traverse Bay

State biologists say about two dozen wild ducks have died of type C botulism along Lake Michigan's Grand Traverse Bay.

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Related Topix: Health

MLive.com

Botulism discovered in East Grand Traverse Bay

State biologists are advising folks to keep a tight leash on pets near the Traverse City shoreline after Michigan's first case of botulism this year was confirmed in ducks found dead in the waters of East Grand Traverse Bay.

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Related Topix: Health, Traverse City, MI, Elk Rapids, MI, Old-Mission, MI

Scientific American

An Unusual Cure for Not Enough Sleep

In the summer of 2009 I tried to cure homemade sausages in my kitchen. One of the hazards of such a practice is preventing the growth of undesirable molds and diseases such as botulism.

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Related Topix: Health, Psychology, Science

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