Meat eaters beware: Antibiotics fed to grocery store
chickens are being blamed for the drug-resistant spread of “superbugs”
from poultry to humans, causing an outbreak of difficult-to-treat
bladder infections in about eight million U.S. women. WORLD -1
A national organization of carrot growers chose Mason High School to be one of two test schools for a new all-carrot vending machine. Assistant Principal George Coates said students have already begun purchasing the vending machine carrots, which cost 50 cents per 3-once bag, and that many students are actually eating them rather than throwing handfuls at the buses after school.