Canada Salmonella

No, You Really Don't Want To Get Your Infant A Snake

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 12.23.2014 | Canada Living

Owning exotic reptiles such as snakes, chameleons, iguanas and geckos could place infants at risk of salmonella infection, according to a British stud...

13 Ways To Keep Your Food From Making You Sick

The Huffington Post Canada | Terri Coles | Posted 06.26.2014 | Canada Living

A couple of weeks ago, the Food Standards Agency in the United Kingdom warned the public not to wash raw chicken before cooking it, saying that water ...

Why This Is A Bad Idea

CP | Lois Abraham, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.10.2014 | Canada Living

TORONTO - As the delicious scent of baking cookies wafts through the kitchen, it may be tempting to lick any remaining dough off the mixing spoon duri...

Thinking of Going Gluten-Free? Why Your Gut Will Thank You

Jason Tetro | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living
Jason Tetro


Is Salmonella Lurking In Your Spice Rack?

AFP/RelaxNews | Posted 09.03.2013 | Canada Living

We may be spicing our food with salmonella, according to a new report. About seven percent of spices tested by the US Food and Drug Administration wer...

Financial Advice from Germs

Jason Tetro | Posted 10.03.2013 | Canada Living
Jason Tetro

2012-05-28-GermGuyBanner.jpgThere are a number of human financial gurus working to help you become wealthy, and their advice is based on years if not decades of knowledge and experience. However, there are a number of microbial economic geniuses who have centuries of expertise developing "economic" success. Germs seem to have knowledge to keep economies solid.

Germs That Could Save Your Sight

Jason Tetro | Posted 08.31.2013 | Canada Living
Jason Tetro

2012-05-28-GermGuyBanner.jpgThere will never be a time when we are not at risk from one of the long list of microbial threats. However, we are learning how to work with good germs, such as Lactobacillus, Bdellovibrio, and Micavibrio, as allies in the fight. These small defenders deserve our attention and respect.

Alberta Salmonella Outbreak

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.23.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Health officials in southwestern Alberta are dealing with an acute outbreak of salmonella.Officials in Lethbridge say there are more than 3...

WARNING: Jalapeno Peppers Recalled Over Salmonella Fears

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.19.2012 | Canada

OTTAWA - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is warning the public not to eat certain fresh jalapeno peppers because they may be contaminated with sal...

Get Your Hand Out Of The Raw Cookie Dough

CP | Anne-Marie Tobin, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.07.2012 | Canada Living