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"Dioxins My A**" Hat Mocks Contaminated Fish Advisory

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According to the Michigan Department of Community Health, children under 15 and pre-menopausal women should not eat walleye larger than 18 inches in size. A previous advisory recommended this population group eat no more than one meal a month from walleye larger than 22 inches.

Hayes may be typical of people in the region when it comes to knowledge of fish advisories. dioxin-hatA few years ago, Hayes was part of a committee that created a popular unofficial walleye festival hat with the embroidered statement "Dioxins My Ass." But he may also be partly responsible for some people not knowing about the risks of eating walleye.

Read the whole story at michiganmessenger.com

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