A Safe and Spooktacular Halloween From the candy to the costumes.

For older kids who are trick-or-treating on their own, find out the route they’ll be taking and when they’ll be coming home. Also make sure that they: carry a cellular phone, if possible go in a group and together stay only head to houses with porch lights on and walk on sidewalks on lit streets walk from home to accommodate and generally walk facing traffic when walking on roads stay away from candles and other flames know to never get into strangers’ homes or cars cross the road at crosswalks and never assume that vehicles will stop Give kids flashlights with fresh batteries.Most importantly: get your information from a person who is consuming, breathing, living gluten & Celiac Disease each day, someone who is usually researching hard facts. Do not listen to part-time bloggers and irresponsible doctors who are reading flawed information online and recycling it.

Alfalfa Sprouts Recall: 23 Sick With Salmonella Salmonella within alfalfa sprouts appears to have sickened 23 people in 10 states, including one infant in Oregon, prompting a nationwide recall of the product. The Oregon Division of Human Providers announced the recall Fri.