centers for disease control http://kbia.org en Producer recalls chicken and ham products over listeria contamination http://kbia.org/post/producer-recalls-chicken-and-ham-products-over-listeria-contamination <p>Midwest food retailers may be impacted by another recall of chicken and ham products by Garden-Fresh Foods of Milwaukee, Wis. The company announced last week its recall of 103,080 pounds of ready-to-eat food possibly contaminated with the bacteria <em>Listeria monocytogenes</em>. This is the company’s third recall in the last two months.</p> Tue, 29 Oct 2013 14:06:36 +0000 Colin Hope 42880 at http://kbia.org Nationwide shortage of tuberculosis testing materials forces Columbia agency to adapt http://kbia.org/post/nationwide-shortage-tuberculosis-testing-materials-forces-columbia-agency-adapt <p>Last Friday, the Centers for Disease Control announced a nationwide shortage of TUBERSOL, a product needed for tuberculosis skin testing.</p><p>According to the alert, TUBERSOL manufactures notified the CDC that 50 dose vials of TUBERSOL were unavailable and 10 dose vials were limited.</p><p>On Wednesday, the City of Columbia <a href="http://www.gocolumbiamo.com/Public_Comm/Public_Information/Press_Releases/view.php?id=1252" target="_blank">announced the shortage </a>in a press release.</p> Thu, 18 Apr 2013 14:02:34 +0000 Harris Chang 32263 at http://kbia.org Nationwide shortage of tuberculosis testing materials forces Columbia agency to adapt Columbia to study city use of fluoride in water http://kbia.org/post/columbia-study-city-use-fluoride-water <p>The city of Columbia is now reviewing the use of fluoride in the city’s water supply. Mon, 26 Nov 2012 13:50:48 +0000 Andrea Park 25004 at http://kbia.org Columbia to study city use of fluoride in water Mo. among states with very high obesity rates http://kbia.org/post/mo-among-states-very-high-obesity-rates <p>Missouri is among 12 states cited in a new government survey with very high obesity rates. Mon, 13 Aug 2012 22:43:04 +0000 Associated Press 19341 at http://kbia.org Mo. among states with very high obesity rates