Food Safety

Food Poisoning vs. Stomach Flu: What’s the Difference?

There’s nothing worse than feeling nauseated to the point where you have to stay near a bathroom. ...

6 Tips to Prevent Food Spoilage

With the rising cost of, well everything, who can afford to waste money on foods that spoil too quickly. ...

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 Forbidden Foods that North Americans are Still Eating

North Americans have a very diverse diet for the most part, with many different types of cuisine to choose from. ...

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. ...

12 Food Storage Tips to Avoid Unnecessary Spoilage

Have you ever opened up the crisper drawer of your refrigerator only to find a bunch of limp, lifeless vegetables? ...

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 ...

10 Foods You Didn’t Know You Could Freeze

There’s nothing worse that seeing an expensive food item thrown in the trash because it went bad. ...

6 Disgusting Things That Will Make You Switch to Organic Produce

There’s nothing quite like the smell of fresh produce at the grocery store. Unfortunately, many fruits and vegetables are simply ...

5 Foods That (Almost) Never Expire

There’s nothing more frustrating than spending money on a food item only to discover that it’s gone bad. ...

7 Foods you’re Storing Wrong

When you bring tomatoes or potatoes home from the grocery store do you pop them in the fridge? It turns ...

Are Sprouts Really Dangerous?

With so many food recalls filling your produce bins at the grocery store, you’ve probably noticed recurring warnings on one ...

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 ...

When It’s Safe to Eat Moldy Food

Mold is ever present in our lives—it’s in the air we breathe and it grows quite naturally on many of ...

8 Foods You Should Stop Refrigerating

When foods are clearly marked with a “refrigerate after opening” stamp—like with yogurt or milk—it’s obvious they go in the ...