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Food Safe Guru – Pet Owners Beware of Romaine Lettuce

August 21, 2012 by


Rodent owners beware! Recalled romaine lettuce could be hazardous to your pets health. According to, “Pet owners who feed romaine lettuce to their pets are reminded that recalls such as this can affect animals as well as humans.” You or your child may be feeding your rabbit lettuce with E.coli. “Herbivores such as rabbits […]

Cutting Out the Junk Food?

June 27, 2012 by


Most people know that high-sugar foods like chocolate or pastries are junk, but that is just the tip of the iceberg. The truth is that many foods fit into this category. The director of the Centers for Science in the Public Interest coined the term “junk food” in the 1970s to describe items that have […]

Pollution and Allergies: The Growing Connection

June 12, 2012 by


It’s not difficult to connect the dots when it comes to some allergies and pollution. Respiratory sensitivities and irritations develop from things that enter the lungs through inhalation. Most people realize that pollution is in the air, so airborne allergies from pollutants make sense. Subtle links, such as food allergies, however, may be a little […]

Mayor Menino and Public Health Commission’s YouTube Contest Targets Youth Consumption of Sugary Beverages

April 7, 2011 by


As a Massachusetts based corporation, US Food Safety applauds Mayor Menino and the Boston Public Health Commission for this initiave. Press release below. Today, Mayor Menino and the Boston Public Health Commission are enlisting Boston teens in their campaign to get young people to reduce their consumption of sugary beverages. The Commission is sponsoring the […]

Recall of Organic Milk Products for glass fragments: Canada

April 7, 2011 by


 US Food Safety doesn’t publish Canadian recalls. This  week, with the heightened awareness of a Canadian recall involving U.S. imported products, we decided to take a look at the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA). Their recall involved two brands of milk with glass fragments. What caught our eye was the fact that the milk was sold in glass […]


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