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Foodborne Infections

No one wants to get sick from the food they eat, but it can happen. Learn how to prevent and treat foodborne illness by following a few food safety tips.

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How Tapeworm Infection Is Treated
Listeria monocytogenes, illustration
Listeria: Signs, Symptoms, and Complications
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Campylobacter: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment
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Milk Pasteurization and Infectious Diseases
E. coli Bacteria
E. Coli: Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment
E. coli bacteria, SEM
How to Protect Yourself From Hamburger Disease
Well done steak is safe to eat on a low bacteria diet.
Low-Bacteria Diet for a Compromised Immune System
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Listeria Infection Symptoms and Prevention in Children
A plate full of sushi
Infectious Diseases Linked to Eating Sushi and Sashimi
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Milk-Borne Infectious Diseases From Microbes
How to Prevent Food-Borne Infectious Diseases
Vibrio Vulnificus: Risk Factors, Symptoms, Treatment
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Food Poisoning: Overview and More
Hookworm: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
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Botulism: Overview and More
Clostridium difficile Cell closeup
Infectious Diarrhea: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment
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Stomach Flu: Causes and Risk Factors
Crab on the beach
Paragonimus: The Parasite in Raw Crab
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High Risk Foods for Children
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Food Poisoning Signs and Symptoms
Homemade Preserved Lemons with Salt
Using Salt as a Food Preservative
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How Salmonella Is Diagnosed
Salmonella Septicemia - AIDS-Defining Condition
Washing hands.
How to Prevent Salmonella
How Salmonella Is Treated
raw hamburger meat patties
Salmonella: Causes and Risk Factors
Salmonella: Signs, Symptoms, and Complications