Blog entry | Sep 06 2010
By: Kerry Robinson, RD   Date: 9/7/10 As you may know, September is National Food Safety Education Month, and this year's theme focuses on protecting those that are at a higher risk for foodborne...
Blog entry | Sep 02 2010
By: Mary Alice Shreve    Date: 9/3/10 It was fun, Summer. Welcome back, Fall! Cue new school years, changing leaves, shorter days, and, the great American pastime, football! Perhaps one of the main...
Blog entry | Sep 01 2010
By: Tony Flood   Date: 9/2/10 Within the past two weeks, we have been the recipients of bad news regarding food safety.  We have witnessed two food recalls; one affecting over 32 million cartons of...
Blog entry | Aug 31 2010
By: Tony Flood   Date: 9/1/10 Today, September 1 marks the beginning of National Food Safety Education Month; a time to observe, remember and especially to incorporate safe food handling into our...
Press Release | Aug 31 2010
(Washington, D.C.) Too often consumers find themselves wondering how to handle a food safety scare or recall.  Given the recent outbreaks of salmonella and listeria, determining what is safe to eat...
Article | Aug 31 2010
The International Food Information Council Foundation (the Foundation) has again partnered with US Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) to promote National Food...
Article | Aug 31 2010
According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there are an estimated 76 million cases of foodborne illness in the US each year, resulting in 350,00 hospitalizations and 5,000 deaths...
Blog entry | Aug 29 2010
By: Tony Flood   Date: 8/30/10 Due to the mounting questions, concerns and misinformation that are rampant on the internet today regarding the current Salmonella outbreak and subsequent egg recall, I...
Blog entry | Aug 26 2010
By: Andy Benson   Date: 8/27/10 Picture this: 1700 of the world's top food scientists all in Africa, all of them beating out a rhythm on African Drums.  That's what happened this week in South...
Blog entry | Aug 24 2010
By: Tony Flood   Date: 8/25/10 This week marks the 200th anniversary of the can.  I'm certain many of us take the aluminum can for granted but if it weren't for the revolutionary idea of Englishman...
Blog entry | Aug 18 2010
By: Tony Flood   Date: 8/19/10 The recent recall of over 380 million eggs due to salmonella concerns has a lot of people asking the question, "What should I do to keep safe?"  My brother who lives...
Blog entry | Aug 12 2010
Note: This week we're focusing on back to school with food safety and nutrition advice for parents and kids. Check back all week for a different topic each day.  By: Elizabeth Rahavi, RD   Date: 8/...
Blog entry | Aug 11 2010
Note: This week we're focusing on back to school with food safety and nutrition advice for parents and kids. Check back all week for a different topic each day.  By: Dayle Hayes, MS, RD Thinking...
Blog entry | Aug 10 2010
Note: This week we're focusing on back to school with food safety and nutrition advice for parents and kids. Check back all week for a different topic each day.  By: Katie Burns   Date: 8/10/10...

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