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Food Poisoning Sees Cricketer Miss Season Opener

Australian batsman, Shaun Marsh, missed the IPL season opener against the Gujarat Lions earlier this week after being hospitalised with food poisoning.

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New Lasers to Fight Food Poisoning

South Korean scientists have developed lasers, which are mounted on the fridge, to scan and detect microorganisms in foods so as to alert the individual.

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Do You Know What’s in Your Food?

There has long been a discussion over the safety of food additives and whether or not they can be harmful if consumed over time. So which ones are safe and which ones aren’t?

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Top Food Safety Tips When Eating at Home

We’ve listed some simple food safety tips you can follow to help ensure that you handle all foods properly when you choose to eat at home.

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Food Safety: Best Freezing & Thawing Practices

Check out our top tips for how to keep your food safe when both freezing it and thawing it for later use.

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Are Restaurant Doggy-Bags Legal?

Should doggy-bags be illegal? This is a dividing issue and there are definitely supporters on both sides of the argument. So, let’s take a look at the facts.

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Gastro Outbreak Hits Hundreds Aboard Cruise Ship

A gastro outbreak that reportedly affected over 300 passengers aboard a Princess Cruises ship has forced the luxury liner to dock in Melbourne.

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Hilton Under Investigation After Gastro Hits Wedding

The groom and 57 guests were allegedly struck down with gastro after a wedding reception that was held last Friday at the upmarket Hilton Brisbane.

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Food Safety Blunder: MKR Duo Refuse to Eat Meal

Outspoken My Kitchen Rules duo, Lauren and Carmen, sparked controversy in a recent instant restaurant episode after refusing to try another team’s dish.

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Aged Care Staff Told to Reuse and Reheat Leftover Food

Kitchen staff working at Blue Care’s aged care home in Wynnum have been instructed by management to reuse and reheat leftover food.

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