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Four People Hit By Deadly Prion Disease Near Vancouver

CJD Cluster In Canada Editor’s Note: As the following news story indicates, deadly prion disease (known as Creutzfeldt-Jakobs disease in people, mad cow disease in cattle, and chronic wasting disease in deer, elk and moose) has struck four people simultaneously … Continue reading

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Canadian Food Inspectors Ordered To Ignore Mad-Cow Risks

Canadian Meat Inspectors Told To Ignore Food Safety The revelation that federal meat inspectors were ordered to ignore carcass contamination at Alberta‚Äôs XL Foods plant reverberated on Parliament Hill Thursday, as opposition parties hammered the Conservative government over its handling … Continue reading

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