Blog Posts - Food Poisoning



Chipotle E. Coli Scare: How Does the Bacteria Spread?

Chipotle’s latest Oregon and Washington food poisoning outbreaks are being linked to E. coli, a bacterium that lives in the digestive tracts of animals and humans. The many E. coli strains known to men are mostly harmless. But in some severe ca...

Over 180 People Sick After Eating at California Restaurant

A recent Shigella outbreak has put the safety of over 100 people in California in danger. According to several news reports, at least 182 people fell ill after eating at a San Jose restaurant known as Mariscos San Juan. The reports show that those wh...

Preventing Food Poisoning during Pregnancy

Preventing food poisoning during pregnancy – The gestation period is the period where you are so fragile, that’s how most people think and argue. The statement is quite reasonable because all of your actions and behavior while pregnant will g...
by Health Information on Sep 15, 2015

Who are at Risk of Food Poisoning

Food poisoning is actually food borne illness caused by bacteria, virus, parasites or toxins produced by microorganisms. Eating contaminated food and drinking contaminated water (or other liquid/fluid) is the commonest cause of food poisoning. Water...
by Health Blog on Jul 29, 2015

Causes of Food Poisoning

Food poisoning (can also be called food borne illness) is sickness/illness caused by eating contaminated food item(s) and water. Contamination of water and food may be caused by bacteria, virus, parasites, by toxins produced by microorganisms. Contam...
by Health Blog on Jul 27, 2015

Simple Safety Tips for Barbecuing Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day is the unofficial beginning of summer, and with it comes with some seasonal dangers. Barbecuing is one of the activities which comes with some risks. It’s important to take action to help reduce the likelihood of accidents happenin...
by Debt Free Living Guru on May 24, 2015

My 24 Hours in Hell

It was a normal Sunday morning. I was sleeping in because I was up late the night before. I could feel sunlight sneaking in around the edges of the closed curtain dappling my face with warmth. At precisely 9 a.m., however, a portal to hell was opened...
by Cosmic Overdrive on Mar 17, 2015

10 Food & Beverage World’s Most Expensive

asharel.com Most of us look at the food just as a way to maintain energy and healthy life, but not for those of you who love the food, the food certainly is something that should be enjoyed by every possible way. For those of you who loved to eat, it...
by asharel on Mar 14, 2015

Salmonella enteritidis Outbreak in US

A few thoughts on the outbreak of (possibly) bean sprout-associated Salmonella enteritidis infections in multiple states of USA.
by Scepticemia on Dec 11, 2014

The Dangers of Transporting Foods in Non-Refrigerated Vehicles

Health and well-being is high on the agenda these days when it comes to eating well and exercising more, but have you ever thought about how that ‘healthy’ food made its way to your plate? The best local restaurants and food outlets take pride in...

32000 Lbs of Gluten Free Breaded Chicken Recalled for High Risk of Contamination

Murry’s, a Pennsyvania based company, has issued a recall on Gluten Free breaded chicken after the Colorado Department of Agriculture discovered there was high risk that the chicken was contaminated. The Federal Emergency Response Network lab d...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Oct 26, 2014

Family of Five Found Death On Independence Day

While others were busy having fun, celebrating the 54th Nigeria’s independence day, it was a black wednesday in Itamaga area of Ikorodu as a family of five, including four boys and their mother, were... Read More...

Food poisoning claims six family members

Six members of the same family have reportedly died as a result of suspected food poisoning in Awilkiti village in the Gudu Local Government Area of Sokoto State. The News Agency of Nigeria reports... Read More...

Your Mom Taught You Wrong: Washing Raw Chicken Can Lead to Food Poisoning

Your mother probably did it and so do you, but you shouldn’t. There are still a lot of people who wash raw poultry before cooking it, but they’re doing it wrong according to experts at the UK’s Food Standards Agency. The agency warn...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Jun 16, 2014

SHOCKING: Woman And Her 3 Children Die After Meal Of ‘Amala’ In Ondo

    A family in Ondo has been thrown into grief after it lost four of its members to food poisoning due to a meal of yam flour, popularly known as ‘amala’. The meal was said to have been prepared by the wife and mother,... Read More...
by Jobs & Scholarships in Nigeria on Mar 15, 2014

Simple tips for Food Poisoning Treatment

Every year, numerous people are victim of food poisoning. Food poisoning is basically produced due to the presence of bacteria such as E. coli, salmonella, listeria and botulism in food. Parasites, uncleaned hands, meat, viruses, etc are the reasons...
by Youth Collection 47 on Jan 28, 2014

Cluck You Chicken!

Renovating Your Mind understands why this phrase may come across a shopper’s mind when they bypass the poultry section. Bird That Made News In Colorado Chicken is very inexpensive. The meat is a high quality protein. Dishes like chicken soup,..
by Renovating Your Mind on Jan 26, 2014

Cause of Mass Food Poisoning in Japan School Identified

The city government of Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture, central Japan, said Friday that it has identified bread served in school as the cause of mass food poisoning that has sickened more than 1,000 children in the city. The city ordered Hofuku, a com...
by BionicBong on Jan 18, 2014

Cooked Less Than Well Done, Your Meat May Harbor Something Scarier Than Your Mother-In-Law!

Read labels carefully when purchasing beef. You may have unknowingly placed in your cart: Mechanically Tenderized Meat Many stores are now running sharp devices into their meat products to soften them up for better eating. It is called “needlin...
by Renovating Your Mind on Oct 24, 2013

The Bugaboo Buffalo And The 'Bug A Boooooo'

As most of you are aware September ending up being a bit rubbish. A bad case of food poisoning wrote off a big chunk of the month. The bug had hit me bad. I thought I was recovered. I was back eating normally for about a week and had just finished...
by SAHM Loving It on Oct 8, 2013


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