January: (English) Food Safety Resolutions for the New Year (Spanish) Resoluciones de Seguridad...

Food Safety Resolutions for the New Year As we approach to a New Year, here are a few Food Safety Resolutions you may want to...

June: Food Poisoning / Intoxicación Alimentaria

English: Food Poisoning Food poisoning is any illness that results from eating contaminated food. Who's at Risk Certain groups of people are more susceptible to food poisoning....

Salmonellosis / Salmonelosis

Salmonellosis Salmonellosis is an infection caused by bacteria of the Salmonella type. The most common symptoms are diarrhea, fever, abdominal cramps, and vomiting. This typically occurs between 12 hours and 36 hours after exposure with symptoms...

(April) Food Safety – English & Spanish

(Written by Dr. Aline Tezcucano) English: Food Safety – A Shared Responsibility According to the World Health Organization (WHO), food safety encompasses actions aimed at ensuring...

(English) Corona Virus and Food Safety / (Spanish) Coronavirus y Seguridad Alimentaria

English: Corona Virus and Food Safety What is Coronavirus? Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses that usually cause respiratory illness. They include viruses that cause...

September: (English) Safe School Lunches / (Spanish) Almuerzos Escolares y la Seguridad Alimentaria

Safe School Lunches Getting ready for school includes packing school supplies and school lunches for your children. It is important to remember allergy awareness when...

July: Honey and Infant Botulism (English) / Miel y Botulismo Infantil (Spanish)

(Written by Dr. Aline Tezcucano) English: Honey and Infant Botulism Infant botulism is a rare but serious form of food poisoning that can affect babies up...

Food Safety for Pregnant Women / Seguridad alimentaria para embarazadas

<Food Safety for Pregnant Women> When pregnant, a woman’s immune system is reduced. This places her and her unborn baby at increased risk of contracting...

December: Did you know that eating raw cookie dough can make you really sick?

English: Did you know that eating raw cookie dough can make you really sick? If you are getting into the holiday season and love baking,...

November: (English) Fresh Produce Safety / (Spanish) Seguridad para productos frescos:

English: Fresh Produce Safety: Safe Handling of Raw Produce and Fresh-Squeezed Juices Food contaminated by bacteria, viruses and parasites (foodborne pathogens) could make you sick,...