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Medical News Today: Bison burgers linked to E. coli outbreak

Experts have linked ground bison meat to 21 Escherichia coli infections, which have led to eight hospitalizations. To date, the outbreak has affected people in seven different states. Ground bison meat appears to be behind the recent E. coli outbreak. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), they have traced the outbreak… Read More »

Medical News Today: New research may explain why evolution made humans ‘fat’

Scientists have compared fat samples from humans and other primates and found that changes in DNA packaging affected how the human body processes fat. Evolution made humans the ‘fat primate,’ researchers suggest. Our bodies need fat to store energy and protect vital organs. Fat also helps the body absorb some nutrients and produce important hormones.… Read More »

‘They’re loving life in here today’ – Meet the dogs bringing joy to staff around Ireland on #BringYourDogToWorkDay

Gucci the bermese mountain dog is a new colleague for staff at the LauraLynn children’s hospice today. Gucci and Hugo came to work today with their owner Kerry McLaverty, Head of Operations at Laura Lynn ‘They’re loving life in here today’ – Meet the dogs bringing joy to staff around Ireland on #BringYourDogToWorkDay Independent.ie “They’re… Read More »