FIRST POOLS, NOW FOOD: Illegal’s Intestinal Sewage and Other Delectable Treats

Originally posted at CLASH Daily. Of late it seems fecal matter is everywhere. First it showed up in public pools when Cryptosporidium, a hard-to-kill bacteria, made an appearance across America. Ironically, this nasty parasite is the same fecal-to-oral microorganism travelers to Mexico are regularly afflicted with. According to an article written …

EVERYBODY IN THE POOL! Deadly Microbes and Smoking Bans

Originally posted at CLASH Daily. Being a lifelong New Yorker, I was troubled recently when I saw people who appeared to be illegal applying for public pool passes at town hall. Notwithstanding an acute awareness of the health risks associated with the recent influx of illegal immigrants, it was quite …