Tag: prion disease

Why The Causes Of Food Poisoning Are Hard To Avoid

Why The Causes Of Food Poisoning Are Hard To Avoid

[ 0 ] 2011-06-02 | |

Although we sometimes take the food system for granted because it generally does an acceptable job of protecting us from food contamination, the sheer complexity of the food system means that we must be aware of the ways in which it can fail. This is especially true for those with health that is compromised by chronic medical conditions.

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Understanding the Potential Dangers of Prion Diseases

Understanding the Potential Dangers of Prion Diseases

[ 0 ] 2011-01-12 | |

Most of us are familiar with the usual infectious suspects that can cause disease, but when it comes to prion diseases, our knowledge is typically a bit lacking. Unfortunately, with prion diseases being as dangerous as they are, awareness is crucial.

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