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Deaths of 2 in elder home renew mushroom warnings

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LOOMIS, Calif. (AP) — It's a story that plays out often in California once the fall rainy season starts and mushrooms sprout: someone unintentionally picks and eats a poisonous variety, leading to hospitalization or even death. But Friday's mass poisoning at an assisted-living facility near Sacramento, Calif., was shocking in its scope — two dead, four others sickened, including the caregiver...

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