Stop Listeria in your home
Listeria bacteria has been in the headlines recently, as several have caused severe food poisonings and triggered widespread recalls. Allison Petrak is an infectious disease physician assistant at Advocate South Suburban Hospital in Hazel Crest, Ill. She offers simple advice to stop bacterial infections in the home kitchen.
About the Author
Elan Karoll, health enews contributor, is a public affairs intern at Advocate Health Care in Downers Grove, Illinois. He is a senior at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign studying communication with a focus on media and politics. Elan enjoys cooking, travel, the outdoors, watching new movies and seeing friends. He cares about empowering people with the information they need to make smart, healthy choices.