4th of July Food Safety

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Four Food Safety Tips for the 4th of July

By | July 1st, 2016|Preparedness|

Family, fireworks, food, and fun are four great reasons for a 4th of July celebration. It is also a great time to fire up the grill and prepare delicious summertime meals. Just don’t let foodborne illness spoil the fun. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimate that 1 out of 6 Americans will become sick this year and 128,000 [...]

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Keep Food Safe at Holiday Celebrations this Summer

By | July 2nd, 2015|Preparedness, Prevention|

Summertime is the season for pool parties, barbecues, picnics and other outdoor family fun. These events are a great opportunity to get together with friends and family and share a meal.  However, our hot outdoor temperatures can result in the rapid growth of dangerous bacteria on food, which could lead to foodborne illness.  Did you [...]