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  1. Osteoporosis: Risk Factors, Prevention, and Detection

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5808

    Consumer Sciences, Clark County Osteoporosis means “porous bone.” It is a skeletal disease characterized by ... diseases affecting bone health in the United States and around the world. It is more common in women, ... disease. Osteoporosis is associated with certain medications such as cortisone-like drugs. Medical ...

  2. Carpet Beetles

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-2103-10

    3⁄16 inch. Larvae, frequently staying hidden when feeding, are golden to dark brown and about 1/2-inch ... usually gray with a mixture of white, brown, and yellow scales and irregular black crossbands. The bottom ... about 1/4 inch and light to dark brown. The body is wide and broader at the rear than the front. Adult ...

  3. Controlling Non-Native Invasive Plants in Ohio's Forests: Autumn Olive and Russian Olive

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/F-69-11

    ¼-inch silvery, juicy berries dotted with brown scales that ripen to red or pink when mature in fall. ... dry, mealy yellow-brown berries with silvery scales that become shiny when mature in late summer and ... years. Twigs Silvery or golden brown, scaly when young, often thorny or with short spines at the tips ...

  4. Pruning and Care of Tree Wounds

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-3311-09

    prune (and thus wound) trees to maintain aesthetic characteristics, remove diseased or dead limbs, or ... longer recommended, with one exception: in areas where oak wilt disease occurs, wound paints may be ... structurally weak and may need to be removed. Crossed, diseased, dead, or broken limbs should also be removed ...

  5. Shiga-Toxin Escherichia coli: What You Should Know About this Group of Foodborne Pathogens

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5561-11

    disease. The most severe strains produce the Shiga toxin; thus, a larger group of pathogenic E. coli is ... illness to a virus or flu. The local Health Department and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ... or dry with a paper towel or in a salad spinner. References Centers for Disease Control and ...

  6. Basic Estate Planning: Why Have a Will?

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/EP-4

    Yes_____ No_____ 3. If the answer is yes to question #1, does your will need to be updated? Yes_____ ... If the answer is yes to question #1, does your will need to be updated? Yes_____ No_____ Your will ... needs to be updated if benefactors need to be changed, if allocation of property changes, if major ...

  7. Depreciation of Farm Drainage Tile

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/OAM-1

    written off as depreciation in an IRS-approved method. References Brown, L. C., B. M. Schmitz, M. T. ... Production and Environment. Proc. 7th International Drainage Symposium. Brown, L. C., ed. Vol. 7:02-98. St. ...

  8. Ground Beetles

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-2102-10

    and dull or reddish black with the wing covers deeply striated. They have brown antennae and black ... (unusually slender) with the rest of the body much broader. Wing covers are reddish-brown, each with 3 black ... Beetle (7.5 mm) Adults are 5⁄16 inch long, light or yellowish-brown bodied with a broad black stripe on ...

  9. Staphylococcus aureus: A Problem When Food Is Left Out Too Long

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5564-11

    the contaminated food. The disease that it causes can be serious, depending on individual response to ... Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) cannot record the number of cases accurately unless the ... handling food. References Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Staphylococcal Food Poisoning. ...

  10. Botulism: What You Don't See or Smell Can Still Hurt You

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5567-11

    bacteria Clostridium botulinium. Botulism is a rare but serious foodborne disease that can be fatal. There ... determine because the local Health Department and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) cannot ... seek appropriate medical advice. References Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Botulism. ...

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