Introduction:Food poisoning is an acute gastroenteritis caused by the consumption of a food material or a drink which contains the pathogenic micro organism or their toxins or poisonous chemicals.Food...
We've probably all had foodborne illness, but unless we had a reaction within several hours of eating something, we probably didn't recognize it as being food poisoning.Foodborne illness (many times r...
Every year, an estimated 7 million Americans suffer from cases of food-borne illness. Some cases are violent and even result in death. Of course this is commonly known as "food poisoning." The culp...
If you are in the habit of eating raw food such as Japanese sashimi or even a half cooked medium rare steak, then you should be aware of the dangers that this may pose. The raw food that you consume m...
Let's face it. There are certain subjects that are much easier to talk about than others. While some people feel comfortable speaking to total strangers about the most intimate of details, others don'...
You get home from an exhausting day at work, feed the family, then settle down for a little bit of relaxation time. You open the newspaper, click on the television, or fire up the computer. Wha...
Many friends and work colleagues have phoned in sick because of food poisoning and followed it up with something like "I had a BBQ at the weekend, and I must have eaten something not properly cooked"....
Food poisoning comes from eating foods that contain germs like bad bacteria or toxins, which are poisonous substances. Bacteria are all around us, so mild cases of food poisoning are common. You may h...
You may be surprised to find out that there are a number of egg based foods and sauces that call for either raw eggs or only minimal cooking or heating of the eggs. These include:-- Raw batter, filli...
In most cases of foodborne illness (food poisoning), symptoms resemble intestinal flu and last a few hours to several days. But in cases of botulism, or when food poisoning strikes infants, the ill, ...