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DOH Chronicles: Chicago's Department of Health has been...
Chicago's Department of Health has been using a new bot to alert it to instances of food borne illnesses that are posted to social media sites and Yelp, reports Popular Science .
9 hrs ago
Peanut Butter, Almond Butter Recall: What Types Of Food Can Be Contaminated With Salmonella?
Arrowhead Mills Peanut Butters, MaraNatha Almond Butters and Peanut Butters, and other private label nut butters manufactured by nSpired Natural Foods Inc. have been included in a voluntary recall due to a possible Salmonella contamination.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Warning to check barbecued food
FOOD lovers eager to soak up the remaining days of summer are being warned to check the food they cook on barbecues.
Have a sizzling, safe barbecue
If you're aiming to round off a sensational summer with a barbecue in the garden, East Lindsey District Council and the Food Standards Agency have served up some advice to help make it a sizzling and safe success.
When you should toss foods from your refrigerator and freezer
The average household has food in the refrigerator and freezer that should be thrown out .
Mon Aug 18, 2014
What's Going Around
Nurse Practitioner Linda Eckerson at McLaren Greater Lansing-DeWitt Family Medicine is treating staph infections and swimmer's ear this week.
Can Twitter help better identify foodborne illness cases?
An estimated 55 million to 105 million people in the United States suffer from foodborne illnesses each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , resulting in costs of $2-$4 billion annually.
Top tips to help avoid your barbecue being disaster
They include pre-cooking meat or poultry in the oven before finishing it off on the barbecue, and cutting into meat to check it is cooked all the way through.
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Have a sizzling and safe barbecue
If you're aiming to round off a sensational summer with a barbecue in the garden or park, Woking Borough Council and the Food Standards Agency have served up some advice to help make it a sizzling and safe success.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Food hygiene urged to avoid illnesses
DOHA: Hamad Medical Corporation is reminding residents to protect themselves from bacterial infections and food-borne diseases during summer by practising good food hygiene and avoiding eating contaminated food.
Heartlands Hospital has reported 34 cases of salmonella in the June outbreak
Officials from Public Health England are investigating an outbreak of the disease at Heartlands Hospital which saw dozens infected with the food poisoning bug.
47 resident doctors suffer food poisoning at Sion Hospital
About 47 resident doctors were admitted at the Sion hospital after they complained of vomit and diarrhea.
Top tips to avoid barbecue food poisoning
If you're aiming to round off a sensational summer with a barbecue in the garden or park, Bolsover District Council, North East Derbyshire District Council and the Food Standards Agency have served up some advice to help make it a sizzling and safe success.
Mars recalls bottles of chocolate milk over food poisoning fears
Warning: Certain bottles of Mars Milk are among the products being recalled after a type of bacteria known to cause food poisoning was found Drinks including Mars Milk, Snickers Shake and Galaxy Smooth Milk are among those which consumers are being warned not to drink after 'elevated levels' of a type of bacteria was found.
English health experts investigate Salmonella outbreak
English health authorities said on Friday they are investigating an outbreak of food poisoning that has affected 156 people in Britain and others in France and Austria.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Centers for Disease Control and Preve...
Health Department Use of Social Media to Identify Foodborne Illness...
An estimated 55 million to 105 million persons in the United States experience acute gastroenteritis caused by foodborne illness each year, resulting in costs of $2-$4 billion annually .
Wed Aug 13, 2014
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Raw milk can be dangerous
Some Canadians may believe that pasteurization harms milk and that raw milk is a safe and healthier alternative.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Updated Cne implementing stricter regulations on food vendors
As anticipation grows for the opening of the Canadian National Exhibition, officials are taking steps to make sure last year's food poisoning problem is not repeated.
HMC highlights importance of food hygiene and avoiding foodborne illnesses
The Hamad Medical Corporation is reminding residents to safeguard themselves against bacterial infections and foodborne diseases throughout summer by practicing good food hygiene and avoiding eating contaminated food.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
6 Tips for Packing Children's Lunches Safely
Each year, about one in six Americans suffers from foodborne illness, resulting in about 128,000 hospitalizations and 3,000 deaths, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.