Good habits can prevent foodborne illness
Remember that this information is not intended to replace the advice of your doctor, but rather to increase awareness and help equip patients with information and facilitate conversations with your physician that will benefit your health.
During the holidays, many celebratory gatherings involve food. For good cheer and good health, it’s important to observe safe food handling and sanitation practices. Foodborne illnesses are a common, but preventable, health problem. Practicing good hygiene and knowing how certain illnesses are spread will help keep the holidays happy — and promote health year-round.