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Reused oil
3 Aug 2020
When we talk about cooking, oil is an essential part of it as it is used in so many different ways to enhance the flavour or give food a certain texture. As much as the use of oil helps us in the preparation of lip smacking dishes, it poses an unhealthy threat when we reuse…
29 Jul 2020
Mass food poisoning in Jordan has sickened at least 700 people and killed a child, all of whom ate cut-price shawarma from a restaurant outside Amman, the health ministry said Wednesday.
23 Oct 2019
Practitioners in the food industry have predicted the outbreak of diseases through food poisoning, if pro-active measures are not taken to sanitise the industry.
1 Apr 2019
Five residents at a retirement home in southern France have died and more than a dozen others are in a serious condition after a suspected case of mass food poisoning, officials said Monday. Twenty-two people at the privately operated Cheneraie residence in Lherm, a town south of Toulouse, began showing symptoms including vomiting after dinner…
17 Nov 2018
The Kebbi State Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Alhaji Mohammed Makawata Aliero, has confirmed the death of the four female students of Government Comprehensive Girls Secondary School, Maga, in Dankowasagu Council. Aliero told The Guardian in Birnin Kebbi, yesterday, that the students died through food poison given to them by their parents during the…
3 Sep 2017
The State Acting governor, Prof. Abdullahi Shinkafi, confirmed the incident to a correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Gusau.
20 Aug 2017
Emmerson Mnangagwa, 74, who is seen as a favourite to succeed President Robert Mugabe, fell ill at a rally where the president was speaking on August 12, suffering from what appeared to be severe food poisoning.
29 May 2017
Many banknotes are even home to deadly strains of Escherichia coli, the superbug that causes severe food poisoning, the study found. Cash even harbours more bacteria than people's hands and metro station air, the research adds.
22 Feb 2017
The bacteria that cause food poisoning could be used to kill cancer, medical experts said.

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