Make Our Food Safe
12/15/2010

"One in six suffer from foodborne illness each year, CDC says"

The HIll | Jason Millman

 

"While a bill to overhaul the nation’s food-safety system is still in limbo, a new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report said that one in six Americans get sick from foodborne illnesses each year. 

Further, nearly 128,000 are hospitalized and 3,000 die each year, according to the CDC report released Wednesday. CDC said the report is the first comprehensive look at food illnesses since 1999..."

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