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  1. Five Hidden Dangers Summer Can Pose to PetsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | AccuWeather.com

    As people head outdoors to enjoy the summer weather, one of the ways many choose to do so is by spending time with their pets.

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  2. ASP Celebrates 100 Years of The Journal of ParasitologyRead the original story

    Tuesday | PRWeb

    ... led to a better understanding of parasitism, from extensive studies of individual species such as Toxoplasma and Giardia-which infect millions of humans and animals around the world-to the role of parasites in ecological studies. "Remember that ...

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  3. Diarrhea and children: What to look for and how to treat itRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Examiner.com

    ... infected people and unfortunately by contamination of foods during processing. Parasites can be picked up such as Giardia and Cryptosporidium. If a child has profuse and extended diarrhea, then many pediatricians will do stool studies to find out ...

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  4. South Jersey puppy dealer accused of selling ailing animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Philly.com

    ... County family was brought to the vet the next day and was found to have ear mites, a yeast infection of the ears, giardia - a parasite that invades the small intestines - and an upper respiratory infection, according to the lawsuit. Also in January ...

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  5. Fight over clean water shuts down Alaska's Sheep Creek LodgeRead the original story

    May 3, 2012 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... means that the well was susceptible to possible contamination from surface water -- which could contain threats like giardia and cryptosporidiosis, or even E. coli -- as determined by a DEC engineer who evaluated the Sheep Creek Lodge well. The ...

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  6. Home Fix: The dangers of pooled waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Merced Sun-Star

    ... this is not a DIY project. Anyone coming into contact with contaminated kitchen sink water could be infected with giardia, a microscopic parasite that causes the diarrheal illness known as giardiasis. The good news is there are no known cases of an ...

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  7. Drinking Water on a Summer Hike Can Prevent Dehydration Reports Sharon KleyneRead the original story

    Friday Aug 8 | PRWeb

    ... untreated water directly from creeks or springs because one can never be certain that water in nature is free from Giardia intestinalis, a trophozoic parasite that attacks the stomach lining. H pylori infections from contaminated water are also ...

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  8. City wants to fight goose poop with border (collie) patrolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | USA Today

    ... feces are not only a nuisance but can be a health hazard, sometimes harboring the parasites cryptosporidium and giardia and a host of bacteria such as E. coli, salmonella and listeria, according to the federal Centers for Disease Control and ...

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  9. Woman dies from dog lick: Infection from pet's affectionate lick kills dog loverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Examiner.com

    ... ," Fobian says. "Fortunately, most of it doesn't make us sick, but some can. Parasites like hookworm, roundworm, and giardia can be passed from dog to human through licking. Salmonella, too, can be passed from your dog to you, or vice versa."

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  10. Microbial agents associated with waterborne diseases.Read the original story

    Monday Aug 4 | CiteULike

    ... disease caused by Cryptosporidium spp. as well as monitoring water quality. The transmission of Cryptosporidium and Giardia through treated water supplies that meet water quality standards demonstrates that water treatment technologies have become ...

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  11. Politics, Ebola, and Our National Health SafetyRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 3 | Free Republic

    The report said some illegal immigrants' 'unfamiliarity with bathroom facilities caused unsanitary conditions and exposure to human waste.'

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  12. Giardia infection & feather plucking: A first-hand accountRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 31 | Examiner.com

    When a domesticated parrot begins plucking out feathers, more often than not owners think it is due to stress, but a parasite called giardia could be to blame.

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  13. Debunking the myth: Dog Days of Summer3:18 pmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Sedalia Democrat

    ... it's an absolute given." "In any body of water that has agricultural runoff there are some parasites, particularly Giardia and Cryptosporidium," Martin said. "If people get river water or lake water in their mouth, they run a risk of contracting ...

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  14. New tests for Fresh Pond come up cleanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Shelter Island Reporter

    ... firm that did tests this spring - to John Hallman, chairman of the town's Water Advisory Committee (WAC) said "no Giardia was detected a " Giardia is a parasite that colonizes and reproduces in the small intestines of animals. The lab also found a ...

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  15. Panacur C Canine Dewormer for Animal UseRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | SBWire

    ... gastrointestinal parasites. It can kill roundworms, hookworms, whipworms and one species of tapeworm, Taenia spp and Giardia. Like oxibendazole, it works by preventing the parasite from using its energy sources. It comes as a powder that is ...

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  16. Mary Sonis: Meet the new Bolin Creek beaversRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Chapel Hill News

    ... the myths about beavers, especially with regard to their status as "nuisance" wildlife. Beavers carry diseases like Giardia lamblia. Well, if they carry this disease, it is because we gave it to them by allowing sewage from livestock or humans to ...

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  17. Plate Cove East pool not exemptRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Messager Lasalle

    ... enough to see the bottom of the pool at all times and to prevent the growth of harmful bacteria such as E. coli and Giardia. "Without a disinfection system, pool users could become sick from contaminated water. Given that the water being piped into ...

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  18. Mary Sonis: Meet the new Bolin Creek beaversRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Chapel Hill News

    ... the myths about beavers, especially with regard to their status as "nuisance" wildlife. Beavers carry diseases like Giardia lamblia. Well, if they carry this disease, it is because we gave it to them by allowing sewage from livestock or humans to ...

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  19. The lowdown on dog doo-dooRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... compost made by homeowners does not kill all parasites and pathogens. Dog feces spread adenovirus, parvovirus, giardia, coccidian, roundworm and tapeworm, E. coli, fecal coliform bacteria, salmonella and more. These pathogens and parasites are ...

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  20. Enteric Disease Testing Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size,...Read the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | SBWire

    Infectious enteric diseases are usually caused by a variety of bacteria, viruses and parasites when they enter the body through mouth and intestinal tract, primarily as a result of ingesting contaminated food and liquids.

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