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viral infections

Watch videos about viral infections

  • Norovirus Food Poisoning from Pesticides
    Norovirus Food Poisoning from Pesticides
    Organic produce may present less of a food safety risk, given the potential contamination of pesticides with fecal pathogens.
  • Foodborne Rabies
    Foodborne Rabies
    The consumption of cat and dog meat may be playing a role in "massive human rabies epidemics" in Asia. (Some people may find some of the concepts and images in this video disturbing.)
  • Handwashing Compliance of Retail Deli Workers
    Handwashing Compliance of Retail Deli Workers
    How often do retail deli workers wash their hands at both independent and chain stores? This is important given the potential for life-threatening blood-borne viruses such as hepatitis C.
  • Obesity-Causing Chicken Virus
    Obesity-Causing Chicken Virus
    Are viral infections contributing to the obesity epidemic?
  • Hepatitis E Virus in Pork
    Hepatitis E Virus in Pork
    The discovery of infectious hepatitis E virus in retail pork products may help explain the purported association between liver failure and pork consumption.
  • Wart Cancer Viruses in Food
    Wart Cancer Viruses in Food
    The wart-causing viruses in animals may present more than just a cosmetic issue for consumers.
  • Meat & Multiple Myeloma
    Meat & Multiple Myeloma
    Meat consumption may increase one's risk of a variety of blood cancers.
  • Sleep & Immunity
    Sleep & Immunity
    Is the link between immune function and a good night's rest a myth?
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