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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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