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Season’s Choice Frozen Sweet Peas Sold At Aldi Recalled For Possible Listeria Contamination

Time to check your freezer, Aldi shoppers: The grocery chain is recalling frozen peas that may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, a foodborne bacteria that can survive freezing temperatures. 285 more words

Food & Personal Care

Using Twitter may increase food-poisoning reporting

Nearly 1 in 4 U.S. citizens gets food poisoning every year, but very few report it. Twitter communications between the public and the proper government authorities could improve foodborne illness reporting as well as the steps that follow, according to a new study from the Brown School at Washington University in St. 15 more words

Communications

Dear Olympia Restaurants and Food Service Establishments

If you’ve ever had food poisoning, you feel as if you are going to die, in fact, after several hours of painful stomach cramps as well as violent diarrhea and vomiting, you kind of wish for death. 1,056 more words

Food

Enjoy a Safe Barbeque Season with these Food Safety Tips

Warm weather is finally here! To ensure your family and guests stay safe and healthy during get-togethers, here are some reminders on how to safely handle and prepare food. 524 more words

Safe Food Handling

Become a Food Safety Nerd Like Me

Food safety is a very underappreciated but important thing.

Not to be a gigantic nerd, but I’d like to point out that according to Center for Disease Control (CDC) research back in 2011  about 48 million people gets sick from a foodborne illness, 128,000 are hospitalized, and 3,000 die each year in the U.S. 515 more words

Food Adventures With Ruth

Restaurant Made Hundreds Of Customers Sick On Thanksgiving Day

Hundreds of Thanksgiving diners at a restaurant in western New York apparently got a little something special with their holiday meal that made them all sick when they should have been enjoying the extended weekend. 189 more words

Food & Personal Care