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It Is Not A Good Idea To Flush Food Scraps Down The Toilet

The world is full of false suggestions and the internet is making those false suggestions more accessible. One of them happens to effect those without a kitchen sink garbage disposal. The idea makes sense that if your toilet can handle human waste, who can't it handle food waste? While that concept...
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Chicken the Is Cause Of The Most Foodborne Illnesses

It's nothing to cluck at but chicken makes people sick more than any other food. The CDC says chicken causes the most outbreak-associated illnesses of any food with more than 5,760 food borne outbreaks between 2009 and 2015, causing 100,939 illnesses, 5,699 hospitalizations and 145 deaths! While...
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Keep Cooked Food Safe To Eat At A Cookout

Cooking at home, the general rules is you have about two hours to get the food in your stomach or in the fridge before it begins to go bad. Naturally, that time is shortened when eating outside in the summer heat but it's shorter than most people believe. According to food safety experts,...
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Complaining Customer Get Banned From Restaurant

What happens when you complain too much? Well for one woman it means she is banned from a local restaurant. Kelly Smith and her 8-year-old child loved to frequent the Beefeater steakhouse in Wales. However Kelly has a reputation of complaining quite often and that has led to the owners of the...
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The Real Reason You Leave Dishes "To Soak" ;-)

No doubt the information contained in this report will be a hotbed of debate at Thanksgiving this year. Soaking dishes is rooted in lies! The practice of letting soapy water loosen stuck-on food does work. But let's be honest soaking fanatics, soaking usually involves an overnight stay in the sink...
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FDA Warning About Packaged & Processed "Bone Treats"

A warning for dog owners about a time honored treat dogs love. The FDA says "Bone Treats" or cooked and processed Ham Bones, Pork Femur Bones, Rib Bones and Smokey Knuckle Bones and any bone dried through a smoking process or by baking could be deadly. The agency says about 90 dogs have been...
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Is It Healthier To Eat Vegetables Raw Or Cooked?

The USDA recommends you eat one to two cups of vegetables per day . Not only are they part of a balanced diet but they're packed with nutrients and vitamins. However some veggies are healthier when you cook them and some shine when they're raw. Take for instance the tomato, is it better to eat them...
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Meals of Hope -Communities Coming Together to End Hunger!

Community coming together to end hunger with a one-day mass Food Packaging Event! Volunteers are needed and everyone can participate in packaging 100,000 ready-to-cook meals to help feed the hungry throughout Alachua, Dixie, Gilchrist, Lafayette and Levy counties. Two 2-hour sessions: 9am to 11am...
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