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20 Foods Most Likely to be Contaminated

Eat This, Not That! Logo By © Provided by Eat This, Not That! of Eat This, Not That! | Slide 1 of 21: <p>By April Benshosan</p><p>Take extra caution to avoid tummy troubles with these 20 high-risk foods for foodborne illnesses lurking in your fridge.</p><p>Many of us are all too aware of the nausea, cramps, and fatigue that follow food poisoning. In fact, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), one in every six Americans becomes victim to disease-causing bacteria, parasites, and viruses found in countless foods and drinks! </p><p>Since about 3,000 people out of the 48 million infected die (woah!), it’s super important to take preventative measures to make sure your food doesn’t harbor any insidious microbes. That means making sure your refrigerator is working properly as well as washing your produce and hands before handling food. Read on to discover the 20 Foods Most Likely to be Contaminated, from Eat This, Not That!, and click here to read our essential list of <a href="http://www.eatthis.com/worst-packaged-foods-in-america">The 150 Unhealthiest Groceries in America</a>. </p>

20 Foods Most Likely to be Contaminated

By April Benshosan

Take extra caution to avoid tummy troubles with these 20 high-risk foods for foodborne illnesses lurking in your fridge.

Many of us are all too aware of the nausea, cramps, and fatigue that follow food poisoning. In fact, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), one in every six Americans becomes victim to disease-causing bacteria, parasites, and viruses found in countless foods and drinks!

Since about 3,000 people out of the 48 million infected die (woah!), it’s super important to take preventative measures to make sure your food doesn’t harbor any insidious microbes. That means making sure your refrigerator is working properly as well as washing your produce and hands before handling food. Read on to discover the 20 Foods Most Likely to be Contaminated, from Eat This, Not That!, and click here to read our essential list of The 150 Unhealthiest Groceries in America.

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