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Food poisoning is a term given to infections with bacteria, parasites, viruses, or toxins from germs that affects humans via contaminated food or water.
Sacrificial immune cells alert body to infection

Sacrificial immune cells alert body to infection

Researchers shed new light on how to combat Shiga and ricin toxins

Researchers shed new light on how to combat Shiga and ricin toxins

Early gut bacterial colonization may reduce risk of developing eczema

Early gut bacterial colonization may reduce risk of developing eczema

Notes and coins harbor life threatening bacteria, including MRSA and VRE

Notes and coins harbor life threatening bacteria, including MRSA and VRE

Study reveals how dangerous bacterium shares its genetic information

Study reveals how dangerous bacterium shares its genetic information

Vomiting - why so common in kids?

Vomiting - why so common in kids?

Research uncovers unexpected upside of E. coli

Research uncovers unexpected upside of E. coli

Genome research suggests presence of enteric fever in medieval Europe

Genome research suggests presence of enteric fever in medieval Europe

New wireless tagging device could improve detection of rotten food

New wireless tagging device could improve detection of rotten food

Tea towels in the kitchen could be responsible for food poisonings finds study

Tea towels in the kitchen could be responsible for food poisonings finds study

Human behavior and corporate culture may have impact on hygiene, food safety

Human behavior and corporate culture may have impact on hygiene, food safety

Study examines practitioner views on twitter-based food borne illness reporting tool

Study examines practitioner views on twitter-based food borne illness reporting tool

Few parents use simple strategies to protect kids from food poisoning, reports study

Few parents use simple strategies to protect kids from food poisoning, reports study

UGA scientist creates system for efficient detection of foodborne pathogens

UGA scientist creates system for efficient detection of foodborne pathogens

Scientists analyze nanostructure of chicken eggshells

Scientists analyze nanostructure of chicken eggshells

Single foodborne outbreak can have large ramifications for restaurants

Single foodborne outbreak can have large ramifications for restaurants

Hand dryers in the loo spraying bacteria on your hands

Hand dryers in the loo spraying bacteria on your hands

Researchers identify salivary protein that protects the body from traveler's diarrhea

Researchers identify salivary protein that protects the body from traveler's diarrhea

Scientists identify single genetic change in Salmonella that plays key role in bloodstream infections

Scientists identify single genetic change in Salmonella that plays key role in bloodstream infections

Computer-based models reveal optimal conditions for killing harmful bacteria

Computer-based models reveal optimal conditions for killing harmful bacteria