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By Robert On Sunday, June 15th, 2014
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The infectious disease hazards of eating raw pork

Pork chops, ham, sausages, all very delicious foods no doubt; however, one thing is very clear, pork products must be cooked thoroughly to kill potential pathogens in the raw meat. This brings me to a story that More...

By Robert On Monday, March 11th, 2013
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Hong Kong man dies from Streptococcus suis infection, first case of the year

An elderly Hong Kong resident became the first patient to contract the Streptococcus suis infection so far this year.   Hong Kong Image/CIA According to the Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department More...

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