Articles for Tag: "foodborne illness"

Can deli meat make you seriously ill? 
Can deli meat make you seriously ill?
Learn about the latest CDC report that may have you think twice about that sub sandwich craving.
5 germs that can ruin the holidays 
5 germs that can ruin the holidays
Don’t let these foodborne illnesses put a damper on your festivities.
Don’t fumble on food safety this Sunday 
Don’t fumble on food safety this Sunday
New research says proper hand-washing can eliminate the risk of foodborne illnesses during meal prep.
How germ-free is your kitchen? 
How germ-free is your kitchen?
The places where pathogens hide in your kitchen can cause foodborne illnesses. Find the hideouts and how to keep germs away.
Major grocery chains recalling fruit 
Major grocery chains recalling fruit
If you shop at Costco, Sam’s Club or Trader Joe’s, keep reading.
USDA launches salmonella action plan 
USDA launches salmonella action plan
In an effort to prevent millions from getting sick from Salmonella outbreaks, the USDA is cracking down on manufacturers of meat and other poultry products. Get the details.
New report shows dramatic spike in food poisoning rates 
New report shows dramatic spike in food poisoning rates
Rates of infections from certain foodborne germs are at their highest levels since 2000. Here’s what you should know.