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Bad Sprouts

Bad Sprouts

The FDA advises consumers to not eat recalled “5-lb Living Alfalfa” sprouts produced by Sprouts Extraordinaire at this time because they may be contaminated with Salmonella. The recalled sprouts were harvested on July 4, 2016 through July 26, 2016. Restaurants and other retailers should not sell or serve these ...

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Hep A Outbreak

Hep A Outbreak

Beware of tainted berries in your grocers freezer or risk hepatitis! About 30 people in five U.S. states have been infected with acute hepatitis A that may be linked to a frozen berry food product, officials said. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is collaborating with the U.S. Food and ...

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Hepatitis E in the Sudan

Hepatitis E in the Sudan

The United Nations says an outbreak of hepatitis E has killed 111 refugees in camps in South Sudan since July, and has become endemic in the region according to the Associated Press. U.N. refugee agency spokesman Adrian Edwards says the influx of people to the camps from neighboring Sudan is believed to be one of ...

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Lies, Pride, and STI’s

Lies, Pride, and STI’s

The pleasure of sex is undeniable but it's always had unintended consequnces - pregnancy, infections, and heartache. Talk to your sexual partner about your risks for a sexually transmitted infection. Better to kill the mood now rather than kill you later. Be safe, talk, and get tested.

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