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Listeria Food Poisoning: Who’s High Risk?

Just this week, a potentially dangerous listeria contamination triggered the recall of approximately 30,000 cases of fresh produce (i.e. ...

8 Foods That Can Make You Sick with Food Poisoning

There’s nothing fun about food poisoning, which can leave one feeling absolutely awful for hours, even days at a time. ...

8 Tips To Avoid Summer Food Poisoning

Summer barbecues, outdoor potlucks, and storing all of your food in a camping cooler can sure be risky business—especially when ...

The Top 10 Food Poisoning Prone Foods

Many of us don’t consider food fatal. ...

10 Not-So-Fun-Facts About Food Poisoning

Stop! Before you gobble down that block of cheese or that questionable carton of eggs in your refrigerator, you might ...

Is It Food Poisoning or the Flu?

It happens to the best of us—that rush to the bathroom following a questionable dinner that leaves us hugging the ...

7 Potentially Unhealthy Ingredients to Watch For on Food Labels

Most of us scan the ingredients on a food package fairly quickly when we’re out shopping. ...

6 Must-Know-Before-You-Eat Food-Borne Bacteria Facts

It seems the news is constantly filled with food recalls that affect North American consumers. From E. ...

6 Effective Ways to Treat Sun Poisoning

No, sun poisoning doesn’t mean that you’ve been poisoned by the sun. ...

8 Facts on Safe Food Handling at Home

According to the Public Health Agency of Canada, approximately 12 million people become ill every year from foodborne bacteria. ...

The 11 Most Significant Restaurant Food Illness Outbreaks in History

It’s estimated that nearly 50 million Americans (or roughly one in 6 people) are affected by foodborne illness each and ...

7 Food Safety Tips for Your Kitchen

Do you know how to prevent food poisoning? Food borne illnesses caused by harmful bacteria can happen when people eat ...

The 8 Most Dangerous Foods on Earth

You have to admit, human beings tempt fate in many ways—from bungee jumping to swimming with sharks. ...

10 Foods You Should Never Eat Past their Expiry Date

Would you chance eating from a carton of eggs that was a few days past its due date? How about ...

10 Foods You Can Safely Eat Past The Due Dates

We’ve all done it—drank from a questionable carton of milk, mowed down on the remains of old yogurt, and even ...