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Why health experts aren’t warning about coronavirus in food

Chicken with salmonella can make you sick. So can romaine lettuce with E. coli and buffets with lurking norovirus. So why aren’t health officials warning people about eating food contaminated with the new coronavirus? The answer has to do with the varying paths organisms take to make people sick. Respiratory viruses like the new coronavirus […]

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Labeling of cannabidiod products becoming a public health concern

The need for accurate and informative labeling of hemp and hemp-derived cannabidiol (CBD) products is a critical public health issue. Despite CBD being a U.S. Food and Drug Administration-approved drug, it is increasingly being added to food, beverages, and nutritional supplements, often with misleading labeling or marketing claims, according to an article published in Cannabis […]

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Coronavirus with a baby: Can I breastfeed while infected with COVID-19?

Coronavirus does not appear to affect children as seriously as it does older people, particularly those with underlying health conditions. How the COVID-19 affects pregnant women is not completely clear because it is a new virus. What effect does coronavirus have on pregnant women? The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) report that pregnant […]