# bacteria

The health department contends that there is no continued risk to the public.
by Joanna Fantozzi, May 23, 2017 | 11:33 am

The deadly bacterial outbreak in Sacramento, California, has worsened. Last week, we reported that a woman...

Cutting Board
by Michael Serrur, May 18, 2017 | 3:19 pm

The kitchen is the setting of our dearest sensory memories. The smell of sautéed garlic,...

Washing Dishes
by Michael Serrur, May 12, 2017 | 12:33 pm

If your life is absent of a dishwasher — condolences. But even if your kitchen has been blessed by one these wonderful, labor-saving pieces of...

Of course, this all depends on how clean your floor is…
by Joanna Fantozzi, Mar 17, 2017 | 4:47 pm

Remember when you were a kid and you dropped your cookie on the floor, but immediately scooped it back up because of the almighty...

Unpasteurized milk might sound more natural, but pasteurization kills nasty germs.
by Joanna Fantozzi, Mar 15, 2017 | 2:33 pm

Vulto Creamery, one of America’s most popular artisanal cheesemakers, is trying to clean up its act after last week’s turmoil...

We know we should handle raw chicken carefully, but what about the outside of the package?
by Joanna Fantozzi, Feb 28, 2017 | 11:04 am

Supermarket shoppers in the UK are receiving warnings about handling packages of poultry in the store. We’re all aware that it’s important to cook...

No illnesses or hospitalizations have been reported.
by Joanna Fantozzi, Feb 13, 2017 | 3:33 pm

Sargento Foods Inc. has issued a voluntary recall of select packaged cheeses due to possible listeria bacterial contamination. Although no...

by Pauline Lacsamana, Jan 11, 2017 | 3:55 pm

Last year, Chipotle was hit with lawsuits and...

Turkey Safety Protocols
by Michael Serrur, Nov 22, 2016 | 3:55 pm

The turkey is the centerpiece of the Thanksgiving table, but if it's not thawed, stuffed, or...

This Is the Dirtiest Thing in Your Kitchen
by Michael Serrur, Nov 15, 2016 | 4:15 pm

The dirtiest item in your house isn’t the trash can or the toilet seat or the floor— it’s the sponge in your kitchen sink. Ironically, the main...

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