Helpful Hints – Outsmart Food Poisoning
Educate yourself with these Helpful Hints on outsmarting food poisoning:
- Ice can pick up germs if made with dirty water or made in an unclean ice-maker; ice is often overlooked as a suspect of a stomach bug, but can often be the culprit; be sure to keep your own stash of ice for drinking purposes separated in a clean plastic bag
- Fresh salsa or guacamole can often contain raw ingredients that may carry a bug due to unsanitary handling; spike your salsa or guacamole with fresh lime juice and garlic which will kill the germs
If you’ve ever had food poisoning, you know how terrible it can be. We hope that these hints can help you avoid getting the bug again. Have you had food poisoning? Do you know what the culprit was?