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Safe Minimum Cooking Temperatures - Tips from USDA

The United States Department of Argriculture offers some tips on safe minimum cooking temperatures that need to be used to cook various meat and seafood.
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Treat Your Pets Like Family

Jul 15, 2014 By Bernadette Dunham, D.V.M., Ph.D., Director of FDA’s Center for Veterinary Medicine As a veterinarian, and a pet owner, I understand how people feel ...
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FDA consumer advice on powdered pure caffeine

Saturday July 19, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- U.S. Food and Drug Administration posted a statement on July 18 to warn consumers of the potential dangers from ...
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USDA Proposes Rule to Enhance Consumer Protection; Ensure Retailers Can Track Sources of Ground Meats

Congressional and Public Affairs  (202) 720-9113 WASHINGTON, July 16, 2014 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) today is proposing to ...
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FDA’s Advice: Know the Risks of Feeding Raw Foods to Your Pets

On this page: Knowing the Risk to Your Pet Raw Foods Can Also Affect Human Health Symptoms of Salmonella and Listeria Infection in Humans Food poisoning isn’t only a ...
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13 Best Grilling Tips

Editor's note: This article was originally published on a government website and it should be considered as an advisory of the federal government. Foodconsumer.org may or may not endorse any opinion in this and other articles....
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Weight loss: Fact vs. Fiction

June 17, 2014 by Aditi Jhaveri, Consumer Education Specialist, Federal Trade Commission Thinking about squeezing into that itsy bitsy teeny weeny yellow polka dot bikini — or ...
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USDA Food Safety Tips for Areas Affected by Severe Weather

  Congressional and Public AffairsAlexandra Tarrant (202) 720-9113 WASHINGTON, June 17, 2014 — The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing food ...
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NIH SENIOR HEALTH: Gov offers info on quitting smoking for older adults

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH NIH News National Institute on Aging (NIA) <http://www.nia.nih.gov> For Immediate Release: Tuesday, June 17, 2014 CONTACT: NCI Press ...
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