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Advice to reptile owners amid UK-wide Salmonella outbreak linked to feeder mice

Food Standards Scotland (FSS) and the Food Standards Agency (FSA) are urging reptile owners who have purchased certain feeder mice for their pets, to take extra precautions to avoid becoming ill with salmonellosis.

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Students: cook smart in clean kitchens to stay safe

Scottish students are being advised to be extra vigilant with their kitchen hygiene this year, as they return to campuses for the new term or start courses for the first time, at the country’s 19 universities and 29 colleges.

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Student checklist for safe and healthy eating

Just moved out of home for the first time? Not sure where to start when it comes to preparing food healthily and safety? Take a look at our tips to make sure you get off to the right start!

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Edwards of Conwy recalls 6 Traditional Pork Sausages because of undeclared wheat (gluten)

Edwards of Conwy recalls 6 Traditional Pork Sausages because of undeclared wheat (gluten)

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FSS Board Meeting 15 September 2021

The Food Standards Scotland Board meeting on 15 September 2021 will be held via video conference.

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