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Egg inspection bill good news for consumers (and hens!)

Dozens of hens in battery cagesThere's a new bipartisan-supported bill in Congress that would improve our food safety and the quality of life of egg-laying hens. It would also empower consumers with the knowledge they need to make choices about the eggs they purchase for their families. It's a win-win for consumers and animal welfare allies.

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Game day food safety

Image of football on grassy fieldWith the Super Bowl coming up this Sunday, many of us are planning for large parties and get-togethers. An essential part of party planning is food safety. Here are a few tips to make sure that you and your friends can enjoy the game without having to worry about picking up a nasty foodborne illness.

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How safe is your OJ?

Orange juice glass and sliced orangesOrange juice has spent a lot of time in the headlines recently due to the detection of low levels of a fungicide called carbendazim. Is America's OJ safe to drink? What's the government doing about it and what does this mean for consumers?

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