Hawaii has temporarily stopped preventing food handlers and others who have not been cleared for tuberculosis from working because of a nationwide shortage of testing solutions. State health officials from across the nation are trying to cope with the shortage. South Carolina’s state health alert network says both TUBEROL®, made by Sanofi Pasteur Limited, and…

I note the ruckus over raw milk. Sorry, but I wouldn’t touch raw milk with a 10-foot straw.

I wouldn’t drink it, I wouldn’t eat it as cheese and I wouldn’t take a bath in it, either.

Nothing personal, but I don’t believe claims that pasteurizing milk destroys its nutritional value or that it’s a …

The Michigan Department of Agriculture (MDA) announced Friday that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) had approved the state’s proposal to shrink the bovine tuberculosis (TB) Zone in Michigan to a small area in northern Lower Michigan.  

cows1.jpgBovine TB is a contagious bacterial disease of cattle that can affect other mammals, including humans.  In …