Check this latest article update on the mad cow concern here in the United States. Eating contaminated beef is thought to cause the human form of mad cow disease, known as variant Creutzfeldt aka Jakob disease (vCJD). More than 140 cases of vCJD have been reported in the UK and two in the United States.
Mad Cow Disease: US Probes Third Case
By Ark Lady
Blog Posted March 13, 2006 at 10:13 am