March 21, 2017:
Featured topic-Hand Washing!
Checkout our website and this one, that helped some Brownie Scouts earn their "My Best Self" healthy living badge this year!
What is foodborne illness?
- Foodborne illness is “when a person becomes ill after ingesting contaminated foods or beverages” (Centers for Disease Control, CDC).
- Did you know that foodborne illness is largely preventable?
- Healthy food safety behaviors should be practiced every day, from food shopping through reheating your leftovers.
- It is important to learn how to keep yourself and your family safe from infectious disease.
**Our website is currently being updated. As we slowly build our website, we will have trusted (peer reviewed) fact sheets and advice to reduce your family’s chances of experiencing a foodborne illness. Thank you for your patience.**