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Don’t Kiss Your Pet Hedgehogs, C.D.C. Warns

Hedgehog owners should refrain from kissing their small, spiky friends, health officials said on Friday. Since October, 11 people across eight states have been infected with a particular strain of salmonella, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported, and all but one of those infected said they had contact with a hedgehog. “Don’t kiss… Read More »

Don't eat glitter, FDA warns: How to tell when the sparkly substance is actually edible

Not all glitter is edible, the FDA said in a warning on Friday. (iStock) It may look tempting, but that sparkly glitter on top of a freshly baked cupcake, cookie or other tasty treats may not be safe to eat. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) re-issued the warning Friday, reminding consumers that “some… Read More »