FSIS keeps your meat, poultry & egg products safe under these laws ⬇️
🐄Federal Meat Inspection Act
🐔Poultry Products Inspection Act
🥚Egg Products Inspection Act
🐖Humane Methods of Livestock Slaughter Act
Learn more here: https://www.fsis.usda.gov/policy/food-safety-acts
The new agreement between USDA & @US_FDA builds on existing efforts to achieve improved regulatory efficiency for dual jurisdiction establishments. Learn more -> https://go.usa.gov/xFNYM
Media briefing on #COVID19 with @DrTedros https://www.pscp.tv/w/c9k3W3R3LTE0NDk5ODI5fDFMeXhCZHFvYndQR07Fm3s4OV7RCbabs23ogUAKWz569p-JCIeVKeHtftxiXQ==
Here is what we know about heart inflammation (myocarditis or pericarditis) and mRNA vaccines 👇
The benefits of these vaccines 💉 greatly outweigh the risk of myocarditis & pericarditis by preventing deaths & hospitalisations due to #COVID19.
Did you know 3 in 5 farmers selling at farmers markets educate shoppers about nutrition & food prep? We 💚 farmers markets because they help us by promoting healthy communities! https://www.ams.usda.gov/local-food-directories/farmersmarkets #FoodSafety #FarmersMarketWeek
Nature’s Sunshine Issued Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in its "Love & Peas" Meal Replacement Shake https://go.usa.gov/xF5Ry
BD to Begin Remediation for BD Alaris™ System Software https://go.usa.gov/xF5NM
Je Dois L’avoir Boutique Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of 365 Skinny High Intensity and 365 Skinny Emergency Boutique Due to the Presence of Sibutramine https://go.usa.gov/xF5N6
Golden Natural Products Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Sulfites in Two Dried Apricot Products https://go.usa.gov/xF5Nm
#NationalWellnessMonth focuses on self-care, managing stress and promoting healthy routines. Take care of yourself by practicing the 4 #foodsafety steps to prevent foodborne illnesses.
Join our upcoming webinar:
"Home based & Community care models for mild & moderate #COVID19"
🗓️ 4 August 2021
🕜 1.30pm - 4PM CEST
🖋️ Register now 👉http://bit.ly/3fqU2pv
LIVE: Q&A on #COVID19 patient care and "post-COVID" conditions with @diazjv. #AskWHO https://www.pscp.tv/w/c9gEXHR3LTE0NDk5ODI5fDF2QUdSd0FCd3dWSmztNaOWDw8yWs2FeJHAN6mlbmB64fol4J7PJ6DbwGoYcQ==
During #COVID19, more than ever, 👨⚕️👩⚕️ must be protected & respected, & hospitals & health facilities & transportation, incl. 🚑 should not be used for military purposes – essential conditions for the continued delivery of critical health services.
#AskWHO Live Q&A with Dr @diazjv, WHO Head of Clinical Care
🗓️ Today at 5pm CEST
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Tune in & ask your questions about #COVID19!
WHO, @ASEAN and @FIFAcom launched the #ReachOut campaign for better #mentalhealth with the support of past and current football ⚽️ players👉 https://bit.ly/3rRzATQ
#TipofTheWeek When storing raw meats in your fridge, store them in a container or dish to prevent juices from leaking and set below ready-to-eat foods.
If you have recovered from #COVID19 but are still experiencing certain symptoms you could have post COVID-19 condition or "long COVID". What are these symptoms? How long do they last and are there any treatment options? Dr @diazjv explains in #ScienceIn5 ⬇️
It's National #FarmersMarketWeek! Support your local farmer & visit a market near you this week. Use the official Farmers Market locater to find a market in your area → https://www.ams.usda.gov/services/local-regional/food-directories
Lung cancer is among the most common cancers worldwide. Foodborne illness is more dangerous for those with a compromised immune system including those with cancer. Protect yourselves & loved ones who are affected by this disease. #WorldLungCancerDay
Breast milk is the ideal first food for a 👶. It's safe, clean and contains antibodies which help protect against illnesses.
✅ Start 🤱 within 1 hour after birth
✅ 🤱 exclusively for the first 6 months
✅ Continue until the 👶 is 2+ years old
The #COVID19 virus and its variants are dangerous and the Delta variant is the most transmissible variant yet.
Dr @mvankerkhove explains some of the possible reasons why and ways we can keep safe ⬇️
Much of the increase in #COVID19 cases 🌍 is being driven by the highly-transmissible Delta variant. To control it, we need:
-more strategic testing
-patients to receive early clinical care
-well-trained & well-protected 👨⚕️👩⚕️
#NationalGrillingMonth may be coming to an end, but you’ll probably be using your grill all season long. Don’t forget to use your food thermometer! #FoodSafety
#VaccinEquity is the springboard that allows us to reach #AGoal4All: to defeat #COVID19.
Solidarity is the only way forward against this common enemy.
Let's share vaccines and leave no one behind!
‘There’s no magic dust’ — act now to protect yourself and loved ones from #COVID19. @DrMikeRyan explains 👇
Are you a small or very small plant owner? Find answers to common questions from small and very small plant owners and operators across the country or submit a question to the technical experts on the Small Plant Help Desk. https://go.usa.gov/xFk5B
New consortium - WHO, @MedsPatentPool; Afrigen Biologics; BIOVAC; @MRCza and @AfricaCDC - working to boost #COVID19 vaccine production in #SouthAfrica 👉 https://bit.ly/3ld0cNN #VaccinEquity
Media briefing on #COVID19 with @DrTedros https://www.pscp.tv/w/c9KvLHR3LTE0NDk5ODI5fDF2QXhSd0FnT21SS2x6m6shuFxc55cNGBo7A4tkkI4uva4oxW-RxEGvx6G6AA==
Sunshine Mills, Inc. Issues Voluntary Recall of Certain Products Due to Potentially Elevated Levels of Aflatoxin https://go.usa.gov/xFk4G
Cahill’s Farm Cheese Recalls Specialty Cheddar Cheese Due to Possible Health Risk https://go.usa.gov/xFk4U
Today is the #InternationalDayOfFriendship! 👫
It’s an opportunity to remember the importance of social connections. Everyone can experience loneliness — including older people. If you or someone you know might be feeling lonely, try reaching out.
#Recall Greater Omaha Packing Recalls Raw Beef Products Due to Possible E. Coli O157:H7 Contamination https://bit.ly/3x7mnHq
It’s #NationalLasagnaDay! DYK when making large dishes like this you can skip the cooling process? It’s safer to put leftovers directly in the fridge so you don’t forget about them. Just divide into smaller portions first! Enjoy! #FoodSafety
Happy Chili Dog Day! Keep #FoodSafety in mind while you’re enjoying this yummy dish! Wash hands for at least 20 seconds with soap & water before diving in to prevent the spread of germs. #FoodSafety
#COVID19 is a tough opponent. But we can all win 🥇 over this pandemic by combining these 5 tactics:
3⃣ Keep physical distance
4⃣ Cough/sneeze away into your elbow
5⃣ Open windows as much as possible
#pictograms #Olympics #Tokyo2020 #AGoal4All
Government agency entering the chat 👀! Recent USDA research has found that washing or rinsing meat or poultry increases the risk for cross-contamination, which can cause foodborne illness. We’re with @camrhamilton on this one! Learn more here: https://go.usa.gov/xFB6y #FoodSafety
BrightFarms Announces Voluntary Recall Expansion of Packaged Salad Greens Sold in Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa, Indiana and Michigan https://go.usa.gov/xFBfm
Remarks by @DrMikeRyan delivered on behalf of @DrTedros at the @UN General Assembly meeting on @TheIndPanel for Pandemic Preparedness and Response ⬇️
Are you checking your steps and practicing #foodsafety? These 4 steps are essential to preventing foodborne illness at home:
1. Clean — Wash hands and surfaces often.
2. Separate — Don't cross-contaminate.
3. Cook — Cook to the right temperature.
4. Chill — Refrigerate promptly.
#COVID19 is dangerous. The variants are dangerous.
Know your risk to lower your risk. Continue to take precautions.
Watch this video to find out why 👇
LIVE: #AskWHO Q&A on #COVID19 vaccines with @Kate_L_OBrien, WHO Immunization Director https://www.pscp.tv/w/c8_8-HR3LTE0NDk5ODI5fDFqTUpncEx5RG1QeEwNCq3HaLQWFtJnyTWQoHraJkwHrwuxfusWVSryO1N95A==
#AskWHO Live Q&A with Dr @Kate_L_OBrien, WHO Immunization Director
🗓️ Today at 3pm CEST
📺 WHO Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn & YouTube
Tune in & ask your questions about #COVID19 vaccines 💉!