Home | Politics | Advisories


Health Insurance Open Enrollment Ends March 31

If you are seeking health coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace, be sure to apply before the end of the open season on March 31, 2014. If you haven't

USDA Food Safety Tips for Areas Affected by Severe Storms

This News Release has a video broadcast. Click here to view it. WASHINGTON, December 6, 2013—The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service ...
Full story

USDA Invites You to 'Ask Karen' to Your Thanksgiving Meal

Food safety help from USDA is available at the touch of a screen this holiday season WASHINGTON, Nov. 18, 2013—With all the preparation that goes into ...
Full story

USDA Offers Tips to Keep Food Safe as Severe Weather Sweeps across Nation

Congressional and Public AffairsCatherine Cochran(202) 720-9113WASHINGTON, June 13, 2013 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing recommendations to help ...
Full story

Foodborne Illness: Especially Dangerous for the Vulnerable

If you've ever become sick after eating a food contaminated with disease-causing bacteria, it's not an experience you want to repeat. But if you're part of ...
Full story

Tornado: What can you do to protect yourself?

Before a Tornado To begin preparing, you should build an emergency kitand make a family communications plan. Listen to NOAA Weather Radio or to commercial radio or television newscasts ...
Full story

Remember Food Safety During Memorial Day Cookouts

FSIS provides helpful tips to reduce foodborne illness, especially among at-risk groups USDA Meat and Poultry Hotline  1-888-674-6854 Congressional and Public Affairs Stacy Kish  (202) 720-9113 WASHINGTON, MAY 21, 2013 — As ...
Full story

Eating Outdoors, Handling Food Safely - FDA advisory

Picnic and barbecue season offers lots of opportunities for outdoor fun with family and friends. But these warm weather events also present opportunities for foodborne ...
Full story

Consumer Alert: Tips to Keep Food Safe in a Weather Emergency

USDA Meat and Poultry Hotline  1-888-674-6854 Congressional and Public Affairs Catherine Cochran (202) 690-0428WASHINGTON, April 12, 2013— The USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing recommendations for ...
Full story

CDC Advisory: Avian Flu (H7N9) in China

Watch: Level 1, Practice Usual Precautions Avian Flu (H7N9) in China This information is current as of today, April 06, 2013 at 17:09 EDT Released: April 05, 2013 What is ...
Full story
back 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 next last total: 113 | displaying: 41 - 50