Food Safety News

Date Posted
Article Title
9/19/2017
9/12/2017
Florida Confronts Irma's Aftermath

As residents return to their homes, bacteria, mold and toxins are a threat, health experts say

9/8/2017
Health Tip: Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

How you can help prevent health risks

9/1/2017
Health Tip: Food Safety for College Students

Suggestions to prevent food poisoning

8/23/2017
Health Tip: Camping and Cooking Outdoors

Suggestions to prevent food poisoning

8/21/2017
Health Tip: Keep Your Sponge Cleaner

Here's what you can do

8/18/2017
Health Tip: Food Prep 101

Eating safely at college

8/12/2017
An Expert's Guide to Preventing Food Poisoning

Start by washing your hands and then prepare food carefully, emergency room doctor advises

7/28/2017
Health Tip: Get the Facts About Salmonella

Here's what you should know

7/24/2017
7/13/2017
Health Tip: Learn About Pasteurization

Clearing up popular misconceptions

7/9/2017
Keep Your Summer Cookouts Safe

Risk for foodborne illness rises along with the temperature

7/7/2017
Keep Legionnaire's Disease From Spoiling Your Vacation

It's prime season for outbreaks of the infection, which is often linked to hotels, cruise ships

7/4/2017
How to Keep Your Kids Out of the ER This Summer

Emergency physician says make safety your top priority to avoid seasonal threats

7/4/2017
Health Tip: Packing for a Picnic

Lower your risk of food poisoning

6/17/2017
Cooking Out? Don't Forget Your Food Thermometer

Keeping everything at a safe temperature will help prevent food-borne illnesses

6/12/2017
Health Tip: Enjoy a Safe Outdoor Meal

Steps to prevent food-related illness

5/4/2017
Health Tip: Preparing Nutritious Meals

Don't forget food-safety rules

4/20/2017
U.S. Health Officials Make Headway Against Salmonella

Tougher poultry regulations may explain 18 percent decline in food poisonings from this common bacteria

4/13/2017
Health Tip: Eating Lunch at Work

Take steps against foodborne illness

4/3/2017
Health Tip: Buying Eggs

Suggestions for a safer purchase

3/22/2017
3/17/2017
Health Tip: Prepare Homemade Baby Food

Follow these safety guidelines

3/10/2017
Health Tip: Washing Baby Bottles

Suggestions to protect your infant

3/2/2017
2/27/2017
Health Tip: Reheat Food Safely

Suggestions to help avoid food poisoning

2/23/2017
Health Tip: Slow-Cooking Food Safely

Use your appliance wisely

2/18/2017
Ready for Spring Break? Have Fun But Play It Safe

Drinking too much can affect your judgment, increasing your risk for injury, CDC warns

2/2/2017
Fast Food Packaging Dangers?

Chemicals found in fast food packaging pose health threat, according to new study.

1/12/2017
Sushi Lovers, Beware: Tapeworm Now Found in U.S. Salmon

But risk of infection is low, infectious disease doctor says

1/12/2017
Cooking Methods and Cancer

High intake of grilled or smoked meats may increase mortality risk among breast cancer patients, study finds.

1/9/2017
Warmer Waters May Mean More Toxic Shellfish

New scientific tool helps predict harmful algae blooms in Pacific

1/6/2017
Preventing Peanut Allergies

New guidelines issued to help prevent peanut allergies in children.

1/6/2017
Health Tip: Enjoying Rare Meat Safely

Suggestions to avoid food poisoning

12/28/2016
Health Tip: Mailing Food Gifts

Steps to keep recipients safe

12/23/2016
Don't Let Food Poisoning Ruin Your Holiday Celebration

Keep extra cooks out of the kitchen to avoid food safety mistakes, experts advise

12/22/2016
How to Ship Food Gifts Without Risk

Even foods that are smoked, cured or fully cooked should be kept cold, experts advise

12/9/2016
Health Tip: Using a Food Thermometer

Here's how to do so properly

12/8/2016
12/6/2016
Health Tip: Cooking a Holiday Ham

Take steps for safe preparation

12/5/2016
11/22/2016
How to Prepare That Holiday Turkey Safely

USDA offers advice for avoiding foodborne illness

11/11/2016
Food Safety Not Always on Menu of TV Cooking Shows

Researchers say producers are missing a chance to teach viewers how to head off foodborne illnesses

11/11/2016
How to Introduce Your Baby to Food Containing Peanuts

New guidelines coming soon from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

11/1/2016
Food Labels on Potential Allergens May Confuse Shoppers

Misunderstanding warnings could be dangerous for those with food allergies, researcher says

10/3/2016
Health Tip: Separate Foods

To prevent cross-contamination

9/30/2016
Health Tip: Make Sure Eggs Are Thoroughly Cooked

Tips to help prevent food poisoning

9/20/2016
Early Introduction of Eggs, Peanuts May Cut Kids' Allergy Risk: Study

Allergy specialist suggests existing guidelines on introducing foods may be outdated

8/26/2016
Health Tip: Keeping Foods Separate During Grilling

Practices that can help prevent illness

8/22/2016
Food, Even Water Can Spoil When the Power Goes Out

A few precautions will help prevent contamination that can make you sick, CDC says