Make Our Food Safe
12/15/2010

"Report: Nearly 17% of Americans suffer food poisoning each year"

The Washington Post | Lyndsey Layton

 

"One in six Americans gets sick from food every year, and about 3,000 die from those illnesses, according to data released Wednesday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

'These are preventable diseases,' said Chris Braden, acting director of the division of food-borne, water-borne and environmental diseases at the CDC. 'We need to do more to lower the impact of these diseases in the U.S...'"

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