[Ebook] ↠ Eating Dangerously: Why the Government Can't Keep Your Food Safe ... and How You Can Author Michael Booth – Ivogue.co.uk
- 200 pages
- Eating Dangerously: Why the Government Can't Keep Your Food Safe ... and How You Can
- Michael Booth
- 24 February 2017 Michael Booth
Americans Are Afraid Of Their Food And For Good Reason In 2011, The Deadliest Food Borne Illness Outbreak In A Century Delivered Killer Listeria Bacteria On Innocuous Cantaloupe Never Before Suspected Of Carrying That Pathogen Nearly 50 Million Americans Will Get Food Poisoning This Year Spoiled, Doctored Or Infected Food Will Send Than 100,000 People To The Hospital Three Thousand Will Die We Expect, Even Assume, Our Government Will Protect Our Food, But How Often Do You Think A Major U.S Food Farm Get Inspected By Federal Or State Officials Once A Year Every Harvest Twice A Decade Try Never Eating Dangerously Sheds Light On The Growing Problem And Introduces Readers To The Very Real, Very Immediate Dangers Inherent In Our Food System This Two Part Guide To Our Food System S Problems And How Consumers Can Help Protect Themselves Is Written By Two Seasoned Journalists, Who Helped Break The Story Of The 2011 Listeria Outbreak That Killed 33 People Michael Booth And Jennifer Brown, Award Winning Health And Investigative Journalists And Parents Themselves, Answer Pressing Consumer Questions About What S In The Food Supply, What Authorities Are And Are Not Doing To Clean It Up, And How They Can Best Feed Their Families Without Making Food Their Full Time Jobs Both Deeply Informed And Highly Readable, Eating Dangerously Explains To The American Consumer How Their Food System Works And Importantly How It Doesn T Work It Also Dishes Up Course After Course Of Useful, Friendly Advice Gleaned From The Cutting Edge Laboratories, Kitchens And Courtrooms Where The National Food System Is Taking New Shape Anyone Interested In Knowing About How Their Food Makes It From Field And Farm To Store And Table Will Want The Inside Scoop On Just How Safe Or Unsafe That Food May Be They Will Find Answers And Insight In These Pages.