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Food Knowledge, Food Safety & Nutrition Facts

Food Poisoning

What is food poisoning? Food poisoning is ”an acute illness, which usually occurs within 1 to 36 hours of consuming contaminated or poisonous food or drink”. Symptoms normally last from 1 to 7 days and includes one or more of the followings, Abdominal pain. Vomiting. Fever. Diarrhea. Collapse. Food poisoning may be caused by, Bacteria […]

Food Knowledge, Food Safety & Nutrition Facts

Food Allergy

A food allergy is ”a condition in which certain foods trigger an abnormal immune response It’s caused by your immune system wrongly recognizing some of the proteins in a food as harmful”. Your body then launches a range of protective measures, including releasing chemicals like histamine, which causes inflammation. Symptoms can occur anywhere from a few […]

Food Knowledge, Food Safety & Nutrition Facts

Food Safety

Food safety is a ”scientific discipline describing handling, preparation , and storage of food  in ways that prevent  food borne illnesses”. Why food safety is important? Food Safety is one of the most important topic to talk about these days. If the food safety is not properly done then it can harm the human body from inside or […]