Risky & Fearsome Foods!

iVillage Member
Registered: 08-07-2007
Risky & Fearsome Foods!
Mon, 05-10-2010 - 2:20pm

A report by the Center for Science in the Public Interest analyzed outbreaks of foodborne illness from 1990 to 2006 and revealed that some of the most popular—and healthiest—foods regulated by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration are also among the most unsafe.  Read more: Delicious and Dangerous: 10 Riskiest Foods to Eat

While the number of (food) recalls appears to be increasing, Cornell University food science professor Robert Gravani, Ph.D., says the recent spate is hardly the worst we’ve endured. Here’s a look at some of the biggest recalls of well-known foods, and one prominent beverage, in recent years.