Tag: thermometer

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

Some Like It Hot: Using A Thermometer

by in Food Safety, Healthy Tips, May 1, 2009

Millions of people get sick from undercooked food each year— many chalk it up to a stomach bug or the flu, but oftentimes the cause is the food in your own home. Using a thermometer makes sure you’ve killed those pesky bacteria lurking in your food.