Archive for October, 2016
No one wants to get food poisoning but every year many do. As many as 48 million people will become ill with it this year. At lest 128,000 are hospitalized every year with it. It kills about 3,000 people every year. Food producers are constantly working all of the time to working to improve the food packaging containers they use. From using vacuum pouches and other plastic clamshell trays, they are making the public food safe.
There are some things you can do to keep your family and yourself safe when you eat the food you have bought.
- Buy from reputable retailers. What is the look of the place where you do your food shopping. Make sure the grocery store is clean and the meats and fish are kept at the right temperature. How does the place smell? That can and should