Constance Georgostathis, the daughter of an Ohio woman who is currently recovering from a coma following consumption of listeria-tainted Dole salad in January, which claimed one life and made 18 others sick prompting the company to recall bagged greens in 23 states, has filed a federal lawsuit last week accusing the food manufacturer of neglect in failing to fulfill the federal as well as state food safety laws.
It's important to check leftovers before serving them into your dining table. Give it a sniff, search for any indications of mold and in the event that it passes the scent and sight test, next will be the taste. Knowing to what extent and what to check for can spare you and your family from foodborne sicknesses.
The supermarket prepared meal market has grown into a $29 billion annual industry fueled mainly by customers' growing concern for healthy eating and the convenience offered by these ready to eat meals. Consumer Reports investigated some of these prepared meals to check if they are really as healthy as perceived.
From the Maggi noodles scare in India last year, now comes another food scare from Nestle’s frozen food contamination in North America.
Nestle recalls DiGiorno pizzas after glass fragments were found embedded in two batches.
After work, your colleague invites you for a bottle of beer. Your idea of beer is that it’s an unhealthy beverage; it also leaves you a beer belly. Normally, you would choose to drink wine because of the “One glass of wine a day” PR that bombards us everywhere. It’s time that we know that beer has also its amazing health benefits when taken moderately.
The USDA released its latest nutritional guidelines early this year. Read on to find what changed and what remained healthy according to the federal government.
The US Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) has issued a public health alert to notify the public recall of chicken breast nuggets by Maxi Canada Inc, a Quebec based establishment.
After its recent legalization in West Virginia, raw milk is now suspected of causing ill to some Capitol staffers and law makers who drank it in celebration of the law's passing.
Materne North American Corporation recalls their applesauce due to possible contamination.
Some bottled water brands contain flouride according to the International Bottled Water Association. Check out the list to be guided in your next purchase.
Mexican grill restaurant, Chipotle, shuts down today due to an employee testing positive for norovirus. According to Buzzfeed, Chipotle shuts down for cleaning immediately after this incident occurred.
There's been a rage about organic foods that's now become a global trend. In 2012, media mogul Oprah Winfrey announced that she's going organics. It wasn't just a celebrity flash because organic foods are here to stay.
From time to time, we just love pizza! It’s a fastfood that gives you a no-brainer decision when you’re too lazy to choose what food to eat. Here are some helpful recipes on how to recycle your cold pizza into hot, brand new dish:
Get to know these 6 not-so-pleasant food because it will surely save you from embarrassment. You can always eat them at home but it’s wise to avoid them when you’re outside chilling with friends. It’s inappropriate to excuse yourself so you better memorize them.
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