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MASSIVE Canned Meat Recall: 2.5 Million Pounds Affected from Brands Like Kroger, Great Value, Goya, and more

MASSIVE Canned Meat Recall: 2.5 Million Pounds Affected from Brands Like Kroger, Great Value, Goya, and more – A recently discovered packaging defect is causing Conagra Brands Inc. of Fort Madison, IA to recall 2.5 million pounds of canned meat! Learn more about the affected brands and recall right here on Newsymom!

Carbon Monoxide: The Silent Killer

Carbon Monoxide: The Silent Killer – Did you know carbon monoxide kills more than 400 people a year here in the States and sickens thousands more? This odorless gas can take your family out… We’re reminding you of all the safety tips to stay safe right here on Newsymom!

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Unleaded Babies: How government regulation and parent action can reduce children’s intake of toxic metals

Recently, the FDA proposed new guidelines to reduce children’s exposure to lead in processed baby foods. While environmental factors make it impossible to remove all traces of lead in our foods, the FDA estimates these lower levels could result in a 24 to 27% reduction in exposure to lead.

Ohio Department of Health Releases “Tips from a Former Smoker” Media Campaign

Ohio Department of Health Releases “Tips from a Former Smoker” Media Campaign –  The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) has launched its first tobacco cessation and quit support media campaign of 2023, and the Tuscarawas County Health Department is promoting the message. Learn more right here on Newsymom!

REMINDER: Pandemic Food Assistance Ending

In 2021, Congress decided to temporarily increase SNAP benefits for recipients due to the Covid pandemic.  Each family on assistance was eligible for the maximum amount per the number of eligible people in their household.  That rule allowed many families to supplement their food purchases through the pandemic when the price of groceries went up …

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MWCD Rangers Recognized for Excellence by Lexipol

(New Philadelphia, OH) – MWCD announced on Wednesday that it has been recognized for excellence in policy management and training in 2022 by Lexipol! Enjoying the Outdoors is brought to you in partnership with Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District.  On Wednesday, January 25th, 2023, the Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District (MWCD) announced that it has been recognized for excellence …

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Glass in my Child’s Lunchable? Looking into viral social media claims

While scrolling through social media, readers may have come across posts from shocked parents claiming they found glass in their child’s Lunchable nacho cheese. Because Lunchables have as much as 84% of the market share in the category of combination lunches and have been a staple in children’s lunchboxes for over 30 years, this accusation …

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Here’s How HPV Vaccination Prevents Cervical Cancer

Here’s How HPV Vaccination Prevents Cervical Cancer – Did you know that HPV causes almost all forms of cervical cancer? There’s a reason that HPV vaccination is helping to prevent cancer… Learn more about it right here on Newsymom!

Support Moms With This Resource: National Maternal Mental Health Hotline

Support Moms With This Resource: National Maternal Mental Health Hotline – Maternal health is so important, whether we have a pregnant mom-to-be, postpartum mom after childbirth, or a veteran mama with a new baby who juggles literally everything on a daily basis. There’s an important resource to equip in your arsenal should you or someone …

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