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Woman who wore contact lenses while showering, swimming nearly blinded in one eye from rare infection

Woman who wore contact lenses while showering, swimming nearly blinded in one eye A rare infection caused a woman in England to nearly go blind in one eye, after wearing her contact lenses while showering and swimming. According to the CDC, the infection is due to the improper storage, handling or disinfecting of contact lenses.… Read More »

Johnsonville recalls nearly 100,000 pounds of sausage after ‘green plastic’ found in product

The company said approximately 95,393 pounds of sausage is impacted by the recall. (FSIS) Nearly 100,000 pounds of Johnsonville Jalapeño Cheddar smoked sausages were recalled after a customer complained about finding hard green plastic in the product. In a recall notice posted on the USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) website, the company said… Read More »

Media nearly ignores radical bills liberalizing abortion

The media’s recent coverage of abortion legislation is pretty one-sided. Bills dramatically restricting abortion get breathless, nonstop coverage, while radical pro-choice bills quietly slip under the radar. A search of three major outlets, using the Nexis service, puts this distinction in clear relief. For example, the New York Times ran three times more articles focusing… Read More »