Tag: foodborne illness

What Physicians Need to Know About Foodborne Illness: Suspect, Identify, Treat, and Report

What Physicians Need to Know About Foodborne Illness: Suspect, Identify, Treat, and Report

HOST: FOOD IS LOVE AND LIFE, CELEBRATION AND NURTURING. IT’S OUR PASSION, OUR HOBBY, AND ONE OF THE WAYS OF SHOWING WE CARE. AND IN THE UNITED STATES, THE FOOD SUPPLY THAT WE DEPEND ON IS AMONG THE SAFEST IN THE WORLD. HOWEVER, WHEN CERTAIN DISEASE-CAUSING BACTERIA, VIRUSES, PARASITES, OR

How Do You Know If You Have Food Poisoning?

How Do You Know If You Have Food Poisoning?

[ ♪ Intro ] Most of us have experienced food poisoning… You know it’s like the vomiting and the diarrhea. The gastrointestinal torment that can leave you huddled miserably on the bathroom floor. But food poisoning, or foodborne illness, isn’t just one thing. In fact, the U.S. Centers for Disease

What Exactly Is Food Poisoning?

What Exactly Is Food Poisoning?

…and I ate this burrito and I think I got food poisoning… That sucks, how long was the incubation period? *confused* what?? Hey everyone, Trace here for DNews! My buddy Jared who runs the DNews social media pages got food poisoning today, so we thought we’d pull back the curtain

Foodborne Illnesses

Foodborne Illnesses

There are lots of different ways you can get sick from food-borne toxins, but there are a few illnesses are so serious that they can cause long-term problems, or even death. The ugliest, most dangerous bugs that cause food-borne illness are: Campylobacter is a bacterium that causes fever, diarrhea, and