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26 min ago | Packer

Applebee's changes suppliers in wake of E. coli outbreak

Neither the CDC nor the Minnesota Health Department has conclusive evidence that Applebee's Oriental chicken salad is linked to an outbreak of E. coli 0111.

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Related Topix: Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Life, Food, Dining

4 hrs ago | NBC12

Tests find Va. town's water contaminated

The contamination was discovered in a sample taken from a home on July 8. The advisory was issued Tuesday after six additional samples from the town's wells tested positive for E. coli.

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Related Topix: Health, Virginia Government, Virginia

4 hrs ago | EKathimerini

Mineral water found to contain E coli banned

GreeceA's food safety watchdog, EFET, on Wednesday ordered a brand of bottled water to be removed from stores after it was found to be contaminated with bacteria including E coli.

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Related Topix: Health, Food Science

4 hrs ago | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

Tests find Va. towna s water contaminated

The contamination was discovered in a sample taken from a home on July 8. The advisory was issued Tuesday after six additional samples from the town's wells tested positive for E. coli.

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Related Topix: Health, Virginia Government, Virginia

8 hrs ago | North Shore News

West Vancouver beaches reopen for swimming

Vancouver Coastal Health lifted the swimming advisory for Ambleside Beach Tuesday following the return of water-quality test results to safe levels Photo Kevin Hill, North Shore News Vancouver Coastal Health lifted the swimming advisory for Ambleside Beach Tuesday following the return of water-quality test results to safe levels Vancouver Coastal ... (more)

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9 hrs ago | UConn Advance

Possible Breakthrough in Battle Against Drug-Resistant Diseases

In the war against drug-resistant diseases and so-called "superbugs", the family of bacteria known as CREs are a particularly nasty bunch.

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Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, MRSA, Chemistry

14 hrs ago | Canada NewsWire

Information Update - Drinking Raw Milk: It's Not Worth the Risk

Some Canadians may believe that pasteurization harms milk and that raw milk is a safe and healthier alternative.

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Related Topix: Health, Food Science, Food Poisoning

18 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

E. coli sickens 2 dozen on Minnesota reservation

More than a handful of cases have been confirmed as E. coli. But environmental health supervisor April Bogard with the Minnesota Department of Health says the final numbers will fluctuate as health officials receive more lab results.

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Related Topix: Health, Wichita, KS

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Creative Loafing Atlanta

EPA grant means cleaner Proctor Creek

"Those tires weren't here last time," says Shaheed DuBois, frowning down from a bridge at new refuse on a bank of Proctor Creek in northwest Atlanta.

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Related Topix: Fulton County, GA, Atlanta, GA, Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Vine City (Atlanta, GA), Health

Forbes.com

The Hospital Disinfectant That's Being Used In Fracking

Fracking seems to have more going against it than for it, but a South Carolina-based company is hoping the oil and gas industry will mitigate environmental damages and health concerns with its latest product, Excelyte.

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Related Topix: Oil & Gas, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environment, Science, Food Science, Health, Women's Health

Fredericksburg.com

E. coli found in Colonial Beach drinking water Town residents were...

Colonial Beach residents were notified this morning in a drinking water warning that a water sample from the town water system tested positive for E. coli.

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Related Topix: Health, Colonial Beach, VA

NorthlandsNewscenter.com

Confirmed Cases of E-coli on the Fond du Lac Reservation

The Minnesota Department of Health has confirmed several cases of a food born illness linked to E-coli on the Fond du Lac reservation.

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Related Topix: Health, Minnesota Government, Minnesota

Water Online

New Poultry Litter Applicator Can Cut Nutrient Runoff, Protect Water Quality

Researchers will demonstrate a prototype farm implement that slashes nutrient runoff and bacterial contamination from poultry litter at this year's Manure Science Review.

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Related Topix: Environment, Science, Agriculture, Ohio State University, Health, US News, United States Department of Agriculture

Daily Mail

'Raw' milk set to go on sale: Controversial new rules mean...

'Raw' milk set to go on sale: Controversial new rules mean unpasteurised version will soon to be available for shoppers to buy from in-store vending machines Milk lovers could soon be able to buy the product unpasteurised from supermarkets and shops, under proposals being discussed this week.

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Related Topix: Drink, Milk, Health, Food Poisoning

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Daily Townsman

Swimmers warned of soaring E. coli count

Vancouver Coastal Health has issued "no swimming" advisories for the Ambleside, Dundarave and Sandy Cove beaches along West Vancouver's English Bay waterfront.

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Science Daily

Genes that contribute to radiation resistance identified

Forty-six genes in Escherichia coli have been discovered that are necessary for its survival at exceptionally high levels of radiation, researchers report in a new article.

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Related Topix: Health, Microbiology, Biology, Science

ABC News

Norovirus Named in Washington Lake Outbreak

The stomach bug that sickened more than 260 swimmers at a Washington state lake was in fact norovirus , health officials have confirmed.

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Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Health

CiteULike

Role of Nonhost Environments in the Lifestyles of Salmonella and Escherichia coli

Applied and Environmental Microbiology , Vol. 69, No. 7. , pp. 3687-3694, doi:10.1128/aem.69.7.3687-3694.2003 To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document.

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KTUL-TV Tulsa

Bernice Swimming Area Remains Closed, E. Coli Levels Remain Elevated

A swimming area at Grand Lake remains closed this week after continued testing shows elevated E. Coli levels in the water.

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Food Quality News

Source of E.coli O111 illnesses investigated

The Minnesota Department of Health said the ill people do not all share obvious commonalities, indicating the source is a widely distributed food item.

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Related Topix: Minnesota Government, Minnesota, Life, Food, Dining, Health

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