Is takeout and delivery food safe amid COVID-19?

Is takeout and delivery food safe amid COVID-19?

Question: What steps do I need to take when ordering takeout food or food from a delivery service in light of the coronavirus pandemic?Answer: First, ...

April 6th, 2020 |  


Relief available to Ohio’s small businesses

Relief available to Ohio’s small businesses

As we all know, small businesses serve as the economic engines that drive communities across our state. Their success is Ohio’s success, and we ...

April 2nd, 2020 |  


Considering toxicity of pesticides

Considering toxicity of pesticides

When considering the toxicity of pesticides, we need to address the toxicity to both pests and humans. But first, please note the term pesticide refer...

April 1st, 2020 |  



Time to return to Victory Gardens?

Time to return to Victory Gardens?

During the two world wars, when food was in short supply, someone came up with the idea of growing food in public places like parks or community garde...

April 1st, 2020 |  


Honda makes pledge to communities, customers

Honda makes pledge to communities, customers

Honda is initiating a new effort to harness the helpful spirit of community in responding to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. The effort is led by...

March 31st, 2020 |  


Blest be the tie that binds

During this stay-at-home/social-distancing phase of the coronavirus pandemic, daily life is not radically different for me. As a teacher I routinely s...

March 30th, 2020 |  


Shop wisely in midst of COVID-19

Shop wisely in midst of COVID-19

QUESTION: What steps do I need to take when grocery shopping in light of the coronavirus pandemic? ANSWER: COVID-19 is not a foodborne disease. While ...

March 30th, 2020 |  


Mobilizing manufacturers to fight the coronavirus

Mobilizing manufacturers to fight the coronavirus

This crisis is different from anything we’ve seen in our lifetimes. It’s going to take a sustained response over many months to slow the s...

March 30th, 2020 |  


Keep your immune system strong

During these tough times of the coronavirus, please stay healthy and keep your immune system strong. A recent newsletter from eDoc Health offers good ...

March 29th, 2020 |  


Healthy eating when stressed

Healthy eating when stressed

Question: My kids are out of school for several weeks now, as part of my state’s efforts to lessen the spread of coronavirus. As a result, IR...

March 26th, 2020 |