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Update: Food Safe Guru – Should you buy bagged salad?

August 17, 2013 by


I bought bagged salad today with mixed feelings. Yes, it’s convenient, and it is a quick dinner especially since lobsters in Massachusetts are so inexpensive or I could by canned lobster.  Last time, I bought the Fresh Express bagged salad, it turned brown well before the expiration date. I am trying bagged salad again tonight. […]

Parasite sickens 250 in Midwest; fresh produce suspected

July 24, 2013 by


by: JoNel Aleccia NBC News   More than 250 people have been sickened, mostly in the Midwest, by a rare parasite that may have contaminated fresh produce shipped across state lines, said federal health officials, who’ve stepped in to help coordinate the growing outbreak.   At least 118 cases of cyclospora infection have been reported […]