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1 hr ago | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

E. coli located in two Duluth beaches

The E. coli bacteria levels identified from samples collected at two Duluth beaches Thursday indicate the possibility of fecal contamination.

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Related Topix: Health, Duluth, MN

4 hrs ago | Hays Daily News

Commissioners hear about water violation

Bernie Kitten, Hays director of utilities, said the city had a monthly violation for coliform bacteria detected Aug. 5. Two more instances were discovered after additional testing.

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Related Topix: Hays, KS, Health

8 hrs ago | North Shore News

W. Van beaches reopen for swimming

As another stretch of warm weather approaches, West Vancouver residents will finally be able to cool off in the water after several popular beaches were declared safe for swimming on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Canada, Weather, Health

12 hrs ago | MainStreetNews.com

Commerce residents told to boil city water

Faced with three samples that the Environmental Protection Division says contained bacterial contamination, the Commerce Water System has issued a "boil water advisory" until further notice.

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Related Topix: Commerce, GA, Jackson County, GA, Health

Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Swellesley Report

Tough timing on that Wellesley High house naming announcement

New Wellesley High School Principal had some tough timing for his announcement Thursday mid-afternoon regarding the naming of the new houses at the school that are designed to better align administrators with the growing student population .

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Health, Wellesley, MA

She Knows

Bacteria are runnin' wild in these 7 areas of your home

Tikva Morrow is a writer and editor for Hometalk.com. Her specialties include home improvement, DIY projects, and garden care.

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Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Health

Boston.com

Wellesley Residents Asked to Boil Water for Use

Officials are asking Wellesley residents to boil their water before use due to positive testing for E. coli and other bacteria in the town water system.

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Xinhuanet

Russia suspends 4 McDonald's restaurants

Russia's customer right watchdog said Wednesday it has temporarily shut down four McDonald's restaurants in Moscow, including the first ever outlet in the country, citing sanitary violations.

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Related Topix: Russia, Asia, World News, Health

Holtville Tribune

Back-To-School Food Safety Tips for Parents

Children are at high risk of contracting foodborne illness because their immune systems are still developing.

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Related Topix: Food Science, Health, US News, United States Department of Agriculture

Wed Aug 20, 2014

BioMed Central

A comparison of conventional methods for the quantification of...

BackgroundDue to potential interference of nanoparticles on bacterial quantification, there is a challenge to develop a fast, accurate and reproducible method for bacterial quantification.

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P&T Community

Scientists Claim - Superbug' Breakthrough

According to a new report, scientists at Queen's University Belfast in the U.K. have made a breakthrough in the fight against the most resistant hospital 'superbugs.'

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WWLP

E. coli in the CT River is at a very high level

Very heavy rain fell across western Massachusetts last week causing flash flooding and a lot of runoff into the Connecticut River.

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Related Topix: Health, Weather, Sunderland, MA, Greenfield, MA, Northampton, MA

WWLP

Hampton Ponds beaches closed due to E. coli

Andy Gloss, Lead Supervisor at Hampton Ponds State Park , told 22News that water from both beaches at Pequot Pond was tested on Monday.

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New York Daily News

Gel that wards off superbugs may arrive soon

Researchers from Queen's University in Canada have developed a gel out of natural proteins that kills staph and E. coli.

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NorthlandsNewscenter.com

Some Northland beaches still contaminated

A no water contact advisory has been lifted for the Lakewalk East/16th Avenue East Beach and the Grand Marais Campground Beach.

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Related Topix: Health, Minnesota Government, Minnesota

State Journal

Cooking with Kay: Keeping it clean in the kitchen

Cleanliness is next to godliness - a phrase millions of mothers have used to coax reluctant children into baths.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Hamburger, Health

CiteULike

Strength of Selection Pressure Is an Important Parameter Contributing ...

Revealing the genetic changes responsible for antibiotic resistance can be critical for developing novel antibiotic therapies.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Atlantic

Your Sushi May Be Getting Smarter

Every year, some 48 million people in the United States get sick from something they ate.

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Related Topix: Life, Sushi, Japanese Cuisine, Food, Food Science, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Health, Food and Drug Administration, US Politics, US News

CFRA

Alberta Health Services investigates 122 cases of E. coli, source unknown

Alberta Health Services says 122 people across the province have been diagnosed with potentially dangerous E. coli germs over the past month.

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CiteULike

Osmotic Pressure in a Bacterial Swarm

Biophysical Journal , Vol. 107, No. 4. , pp. 871-878, doi:10.1016/j.bpj.2014.05.052 Using Escherichia coli as a model organism, we studied how water is recruited by a bacterial swarm.

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