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Rare Creutzfeld-Jacob Outbreak in New England?
Sep 11, 2013 | Jason Hayes

Health officials recently informed 15 patients across New England that they may be infected with Creutzfeldt-Jacob disease (CJD). Unfortunately,...

Why Mad Cow in Calif. Should Not Scare You
Apr 26, 2012 | Anna Tomasulo

  On Tuesday April 24 2012, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) confirmed a case of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) in a dairy cow in...