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Stop Germs in Their Tracks With Proper Hand Washing

Stop Germs in Their Tracks With Proper Hand Washing

When the weather cools, people stay indoors more often. The number of colds and flulike symptoms begin to increase at this time of year. Did you know that proper hand washing is the single most important way to help prevent the spread of illness?

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Prepackaged Fruits and Veggies

Prepackaged Fruits and Veggies

My kids only eat prepackaged fruits and veggies for snacks. Do these snacks need to be washed before my kids eat them?

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The Date Dilemma

The Date Dilemma

I bought some yogurt and eggs at the grocery store yesterday. I noticed today is the "sell-by" date. Is the food still OK to eat? I have some other foods in my cupboard with "use-by" and "expiration" dates. What is the difference?

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The Do's and Don'ts of Thawing Meat

The Do's and Don'ts of Thawing Meat

When I was at my friend’s house, I noticed she was thawing meat in a pan on her counter top. Is that safe?

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Is Frozen Canned Food Safe?

Is Frozen Canned Food Safe?

After my grocery shopping trip, I accidentally left a can of refried beans and a can of diced chilies in my car and they froze! The cans look swollen now. Is the food safe to eat?

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Turkey Pop-up Thermometers

Turkey Pop-up Thermometers

I bought a turkey with a pop-up thermometer. Do I still need to use a regular thermometer?

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Tips for a Holiday Buffet

Tips for a Holiday Buffet

I'm planning to have guests to my house for a holiday buffet. I know that I need to be careful about safe food handling. Do you have any tips for me?

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Enjoy a Safe and Tasty Picnic!

Enjoy a Safe and Tasty Picnic!

Going out to eat is fun, but it can be expensive. However, going outside to eat is fun, too, and it’s easy on your budget.

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How Much Do You Know About Eggs?

How Much Do You Know About Eggs?

Learn why eggs are an "egg-ceptional" addition to our diet.

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