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Foodborne Illness

About Foodborne Illness

Find frequently asked questions and answers about foodborne illness. Learn about common foodborne diseases, how they are diagnosed and treated, and what you can do to protect yourself.

Review Date: May 28, 2014

National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases - NCIRD
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Food Poisoning

Learn about illnesses caused by food poisoning (also known as foodborne illness or foodborne disease), how the government responds, and how to report a problem with food.

Review Date: February 05, 2013

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Food Poisoning From Eating Fish

Learn the two types of food poisoning associated with eating fish, symptoms, and fish to avoid that commonly carry the poison.

Review Date: October 24, 2012

American Academy of Family Physicians

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