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Preparing for Foodborne Outbreaks in Arizona

By | February 16th, 2016|Preparedness|

Foodborne outbreaks are unpredictable and often require a rapid response that includes fieldwork and sample collection to identify the source of the outbreak. Our Food Safety Environmental Services Program recognizes the importance of being prepared for these unplanned emergencies, which is why we always have foodborne outbreak response kits at the ready. A few years ago, after [...]

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Your Health is in Your Hands

By | June 28th, 2013|Prevention|

This week many of us are heading out for vacations or picnics to celebrate the nation’s birthday.  And when we’re out of normal routines, we may forget basic health prevention – such as washing our hands.  Even though we know that it is the best way to prevent spreading germs, a new study shows that [...]