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  1. Urban Coyotes: Conflict and Management

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/W-24

    live in close proximity to people without ever being noticed. However, as coyote populations begin to ... thrive in urban areas, so have reports of conflicts with people.  Originally from the open grasslands and ... emerged as top predators in urban environments, so have reports of conflicts with people. Coyote conflicts ...

  2. Techniques Youth Development Professionals and Key Leaders Can Use to Navigate Difficult Problems

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/4H-32

    investment of time to find solutions to problems. More importantly, the techniques actively engage people in ... finding the solution or solving the problem. The process empowers people to take ownership of a situation ... help people move away from what the problem is, and focus on how to begin solving the issue. For ...

  3. Shigella: Bacteria that Causes the Foodborne Illness Shigellosis

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5563

    called shigellosis. The illness can be treated and most people get better quickly. One of the symptoms of ... weeks. The bacteria must be swallowed to cause disease. They are often spread when people do not wash ... their hands with soap and warm water after using the toilet or changing a diaper. People who get the ...

  4. Foodborne Illness: Guess Who Came to Dinner

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5570

    poisoning? Food poisoning is the common term many people use to refer to foodborne illness. The exact number ... of foodborne illness cases that occur each year is difficult to determine because many people ... States) that are caused by 31 pathogens (bad bugs). Anyone can get a foodborne illness, but the people who ...

  5. Toxoplasma gondii: A Parasite that Causes Toxoplasmosis

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5578

    (Toxo). It is estimated that 60 million people in the United States have the parasite, but exhibit no ... number of people in the United States who have been exposed to Toxo in the past 10 years. This is most ... more predominant in people in other parts of the world; in some countries 90% of the population has ...

  6. Longer, More Severe Allergy Season Alert

    https://extops.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/newsletter/news-and-notes/longer-more-severe-allergy-season-alert

    of people experiencing seasonal allergies for the first time. Learn about allergy management from the ...

  7. Community-Level Strategies for Urban Coyote Management

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/W-25

    conflicts between them and people are on the rise. What Does a Coyote Look Like?   The coyote is ... result from disease or from people feeding wildlife. Feeding coyotes, accidentally or intentionally, can ... cause coyotes to  habituate  and lose fear of people or become  food-conditioned, in which they ...

  8. Diabetes and Your Health

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/SS-166

    University Extension Approximately 29.1 million people (over 9.3 percent of the population) in the U.S. have ... diabetes. Another 86 million people have pre-diabetes, meaning that their blood glucose levels are higher ... than normal. It is estimated that 1 in 10 people will develop diabetes in their lifetime. In 2010, ...

  9. Parasites: Cryptosporidium parvum, Cyclospora, and Giardia lamblia

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-5577

    Cyclospora. When consumed, all three parasites establish themselves in the intestinal tract of the people or ... indicates that parasitic diseases occur most frequently in the warmer months. This is the time when people ... a number of organisms that can make people sick. It is not possible to determine which pathogen is causing ...

  10. Drinking Water Regulations

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-423

    regularly serve an average of at least 25 people at least 60 days per year. Public water systems fall into ... three categories: Where people live —community water systems, like municipal systems, rural water ... districts and mobile home parks. Where people work —non-transient, non-community water systems, such as ...

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