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CODE RED: MEAT SAFETY

Over 95% of all farm animals in the US are raised on factory farms.”[i] From cradle to grave these animals experience nothing but suffering. The conditions at factory farms are beyond despicable, animals are deprived of sunlight, exercise, fresh air, they’re crowded and cooped up their entire lives in tiny cages not fit for any creature. 972 more words

Industrial Farming

Weis Quality Banana Pudding Ice Cream Recall [US]

US/Silver Spring: Weis Markets, a Sunbury, Pennsylvania establishment, recalls all current batch/lots of Weis branded Quality Banana Pudding Ice Cream due to undeclared Egg, a known allergen, source of dietary intolerance and possible trigger of Anaphylaxis, a serious and potential fatal situation, requiring immediate medical intervention. 574 more words

Food & Drink

A Man Died Because He Didn't Have $20—And US Health Care Is to Blame

On the morning of April 9, Daniel Desnoyers, a 29-year-old father of two from Saratoga County in upstate New York, drove his pickup truck into the Mohawk River. 666 more words

Healthcare

An exciting personal ECG device gets FDA Clearance

In a first, KardiaMobile – the first personal ECG device which can detect three kinds of heart arrhythmias, has been cleared by the FDA. The device is from AliveCor, a leading healthcare and AI company which has been innovating with ECG hardware and software. 162 more words

News

FDA: Listeria, Salmonella Found In Ice Cream Manufacturing Facilities After Recalls

By Katie Hunt, CNN

(CNN) — After a series of recalls, an investigation into safety issues at US ice cream makers forced one manufacturer to cease operations and resulted in three voluntary recalls, the US Food and Drug Administration said Wednesday. 272 more words

News

Why Choose Silicone Rubber?

Silicone is a remarkable variety of rubber that offers some outstanding properties that can make it the clear choice among competing solutions. Firstly, silicone can handle very high temperatures in operation, up to 230°C (446°F). 188 more words

Rubber

Listeria, Salmonella Found In Ice Cream Manufacturing Facilities After Recalls, FDA Reports

(CNN) — After a series of recalls, an investigation into safety issues at US ice cream makers forced one manufacturer to cease operations and resulted in three voluntary recalls, the US Food and Drug Administration said Wednesday. 272 more words

Health