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The Witch’s Broom Gets Upgraded for 2012 12

The Witch’s Broom Gets Upgraded for 2012

Every Halloween for hundreds of years, goblins, ghouls and witches take to the streets to reign terror on unsuspecting citizens. One of the most iconic images of Halloween, aside from the toothy grin of a Jack-o-Lantern, is a haggard, wart-nosed...

National Food Safety Month: Week 2- Handwashing 20

National Food Safety Month: Week 2- Handwashing

Editors Note: The second week of National Food Safety Month focuses on “Preventing Cross-Contamination Through Handwashing”. In addition to the activities and training guides that can be found on the official website, we at RJ Schinner are doing our part...

C. Diff Deaths Require Action From Healthcare Industry 10

C. Diff Deaths Require Action From Healthcare Industry

When the sick and injured are hospitalized, the last thing that they expect is to contract a fatal infection. Frighteningly, that’s exactly what the trend has been throughout the last two decades. Clostridium difficile, or C. diff, is a spore-forming...

CDC Issue Precautions on Swine Flu at Agricultural Fairs 2

CDC Issue Precautions on Swine Flu at Agricultural Fairs

With the late summer/early fall state and county fair season in full swing, the CDC issues precautions against viral infections around livestock. The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are asking people attending agricultural fairs to take precautions...