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  1. Campylobacteriosis: A Concern for Parents with Young Children and Other Young Adults

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5565-11

    Campylobacter-type bacteria have been known to cause disease in animals since 1909, but have been increasingly ... Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). However, most cases are mild and are never reported or ... supplies. References Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Vital signs: Incidence and trends of ...

  2. No Riders on Farm and Lawn Equipment

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-59117

    allowed on each piece of farm equipment. No riders should be enforced for lawn equipment also. Allowing ... children to ride on lawn equipment results in the interest in riding on bigger equipment. Do not let farm ... or lawn equipment serve as a baby-sitting service. Many children are injured each year in ...

  3. Vibrio species: Foodborne Illness and Seafood

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5575-11

    immune-compromised persons, especially those with chronic liver disease, is very serious and is often fatal. ... people attribute their illness to a virus or flu. The local Health Department and Centers for Disease ... required to be reported to the CDC in order to help monitor trends in the disease. The CDC has calculated ...

  4. RHDV2: What Rabbit Owners Need to Know

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/4h-54

    Bridget Moore, Educator, 4-H Youth Development, Athens County Rabbit Hemorrhagic Disease (RHD) is a fatal ... disease caused by a calicivirus that affects only rabbits. USDA considers RHD a foreign animal disease and ...  has recently detected the Rabbit Hemorrhagic Disease Virus Serotype 2 (RHDV2) in North America. RHDV2 ...

  5. Managing Stress for a Healthy Heart

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/AEX-982.4-11

    highest rates of death due to stress-related conditions like hypertension and heart or artery disease. The ... piece to heart disease prevention is managing stress. Stress makes the heart beat faster to get the body ... cholesterol levels The development and progression of coronary artery disease (atherosclerosis) A weakened ...

  6. Yersinia enterocolitica: A rare but important food safety concern for young children and immune-compromised individuals

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5574-11

    confused with appendicitis, sometimes resulting in unnecessary surgery. Crohn's disease has also been ... illness to a virus or flu. The local Health Department and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ... incidence of other chronic diseases that affect the immune system. Foods implicated Yersinia enterocolitica ...

  7. Efficient Lawn Care Practices to Help Protect Ohio’s Waterways

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5812

    turfgrass diseases and is not recommended for the homeowner. Ideally, when fertilizing an established lawn ... a new lawn because these will impede the germination of your turf seeds. Mesotrione is the exception ... including agriculture fertilizer, lawn fertilizer, wastewater plants, sewage overflows, and faulty septic ...

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

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

    small plants can be pulled, dug, cut, or mowed fairly easily. Pulling or digging of small plants is most ... effective if done following a rain. Cutting and mowing is most effective when initiated in early summer, ...

  9. 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 ...

  10. 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 ...

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