Maple Smoked Salmon recalled over Listeria concerns

Gosselin Smokehouses is recalling Gosselin Smokehouses brand Maple Smoked Salmon because of possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.“Consumers should check to see if you have the recalled product in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased,” according to the recall notice posted by the Canadian Food Inspection…

Raw goat milk recalled after testing finds Listeria

St. John Creamery of Stanwood, WA, is recalling unpasteurized, raw goat milk because of possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. The recall was initiated after routine sampling conducted by the Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) revealed the presence of Listeria monocytogenes in retail raw goat milk dated 100321 — Oct. 3.  There is concern that consumers…

Citrus seared salmon

By Mayo Clinic Staff Dietitian’s tip: This citrus sauce is also tasty on sea scallops. It can be kept in the refrigerator for up to 7 days. Number of servings Serves 4Healthy carb Ingredients 4 (4-ounce) salmon fillets, trimmed 1 teaspoon cumin 1 teaspoon orange zest 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt 1/4 cup orange juice 1/4…

Using communications tech, Intermountain redesigns pharmacy services for pandemic era

The rapid spread of the novel coronavirus disrupted many standard processes and protocols in hospitals across the country. Likewise, the pandemic disrupted clinical and operational workflows for pharmacies, forcing pharmacists to discover new ways of performing common tasks to protect care team members and the community. THE PROBLEM Watching the impact of COVID-19 across the…

Truveta, Microsoft form cloud AI partnership with strategic investment

On Wednesday, Truveta announced that the provider-led data collaborative has chosen Microsoft Azure as its exclusive cloud platform. WHY IT MATTERS Truveta – whose platform is governed by 17 big-name U.S. health systems, including AdventHealth, Northwell, Novant, Providence and Trinity Health – says the strategic partnership will boost its research efforts with cloud-based analytics tools…

NIH All of Us program makes more COVID-19 data available

The National Institutes of Health’s All of Us research program announced this past week that it had made a significant increase in the COVID-19 information available in its precision medicine database.   The expanded COVID-19 survey dataset now includes responses from nearly 100,000 participants, which could allow researchers to glean new insights from the wide-ranging information. …

Matthew Gould calls for NHS data-sharing system to be simplified

NHSX chief executive Matthew Gould has called for an easier system for NHS patients to opt out of having their health data shared.  His comments come after the proposed GP data-sharing programme was postponed indefinitely earlier this month, due to opposition from the public, campaigners, and GPs.  Speaking at the Healthcare Excellence Through Technology (HETT)…

Agriculture Secretary Applauds Research Efforts in Blocking Spread of African Swine Fever Virus

WASHINGTON, Sept. 30, 2021 – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today applauded research and protection efforts underway at the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Agricultural Research Service (ARS) and Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) to prevent the spread of African Swine Fever virus, which has been causing devastating losses to the swine industry across…