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Poland orders slaughterhouse controls after TV shows sick cows

WARSAW (Reuters) – Poland’s Chief Veterinarian has ordered controls in slaughterhouses after television footage showed a company killing sick cows and selling the meat for human consumption. Poland produces about 560,000 tonnes of beef a year, with 85 percent exported to countries including Britain, Spain, Italy and Germany. Consumer concerns about food safety have increased… Read More »

Sydney CBD warning after infections

Sydney’s CBD has been pointed to as the possible origin of four new cases of Legionnaires’ disease. The city’s building owners are now being warned to check their water-cooling towers following the infections. All four cases were recorded in people who had spent time in Sydney’s CBD during the past month, but that may be… Read More »

Bleeding after menopause: Get it checked out

Bleeding after menopause can be disconcerting, but the good news is, more than 90% of the time it’s not caused by a serious condition, according to a study in JAMA Internal Medicine. That said, the study also reinforces the idea that postmenopausal bleeding should always be checked out by your doctor to rule out endometrial cancer,… Read More »