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Can Hypoallergenic Peanuts Live Up to the Hype?

by in Food News, Food Safety, July 10, 2014

Researchers claim they have the answer to those suffering from peanut allergies. But is a hypoallergenic peanut all it’s cracked up to be?

What To Do When Food Gets Recalled?

by in Food News, Food Safety, June 2, 2014

With two recent food recalls, it’s important to be aware of which foods have been recalled and what to do when they are. Here’s the 411 on keeping you and your loved ones safe during a food recall.

5 Chicken Kitchen Safety Tips

by in Food News, Food Safety, October 10, 2013

After close to 300 people became sick from salmonella in 18 states, this Monday the Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) issued a public health alert. The culprit is raw chicken produced at three Foster Farms facilities in California. Luckily, proper handling of poultry can help prevent illness.

5 Food Safety Rules You’re Breaking (Without Knowing It)

by in Food Safety, August 1, 2013

Skipping out on simple food safety rules may have bigger consequences than you think. It may result in a belly ache or extra trips to the restroom. It can have more serious outcomes in those with weaker immune systems, like young kids, pregnant women and older adults. Here are 5 food safety guidelines that most people forgo because they are busy, forget, or just don’t know any better

How Long Will the Food in Your Refrigerator Last?

by in Food Safety, June 25, 2013

Go ahead, open your fridge. How long have the items been in there? Is everything you’ve got chilling safe to eat, or should you toss it?

Talking to the Expert: “The Germ Guy” Jason Tetro

by in Food Safety, December 5, 2012

We spoke with Jason Tetro, AKA The Germ Guy about how to keep your kitchen safe during flu season, the importatnce of hand-washing and why kids should eat dirt.

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