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Two Companies Recall Several Products Distributed In Maryland

On Thursday, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) said two different food products distributed in several states, including Maryland are being recalled related to potential undeclared allergens. Water Lilies Food Inc., an Astoria New York-based food manufacturer, recalls approximately 4,335 … Continue reading

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Teenager Undergoes New Technique To Repair Cerebral Aneurysm

In 2015, California high school student, Brianna Atkins, was preparing to play a soccer game, when she began to exhibit a severe headache. She was transported to a nearby hospital, where she was examined and told that her symptoms were … Continue reading

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Johns Hopkins University Looking For Alternatives To Replace Animal Testing

A team at the Johns Hopkins University is questioning the usefulness of testing on mice, dogs and other animals. The team aims to determine just how useful animal testing is in predicting whether chemicals and drugs are toxic to humans. … Continue reading

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The U.S. Department Of Agriculture Paving New Ways For Food Stamp Recipients To Purchase Groceries

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently chose seven states, including Maryland, Iowa, New York, New Jersey, Oregon, Washington and Pennsylvania, to partake in a two-year pilot program, which will allow food stamp recipients to buy groceries online. The Department … Continue reading

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