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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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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. NIKE AIR MAX 90 ULTRA 2.0 FLYKNIT ATMOSPHERE GREY SIZE 9 NEW (875943-007)It was the first time in 15 years that horse races were canceled for flu concerns.
The ongoing U.K. outbreak has seen 69 cases, mostly in England, but one as far north as Aberdeenshire in Scotland. Tory Burch Elizabeth 85MM Port Royal Suede Pumps Heels Size 10 M StilettoThe highly infectious virus has also been seen recently in the U.S. states of California, Arizona, Ohio, Indiana, Washington and Tennessee.Ariat Women's Cappuccino Embellished Fringe Chukka shoes 10021614 Super Comfy The Horse reports that equine influenza cases have been increasing in both the U.S. and Europe as of late.
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