Just as feathered birds head south for warmer weather, so, too, do human snowbirds, who pack up their RVs and travel trailers they call home once they get to their sunny destinations.

But food-safety gurus warn that there’s no vacation from food safety.

“I don’t subscribe to the ‘knock-on-wood’ approach to food safety,” said Bill…

Fast action and some luck may have contained a rare outbreak of E. coli 026 to a handful of kitchen workers at Idaho’s Camp Lutherhaven on Lake Coeur d’ Alene.

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Health officials suspect the infected were exposed to  the O26 serotype of E. coli  in their common living quarters, not in the camp’s food service.…

Summer provides wonderful opportunities to get out and enjoy the great outdoors.  Whether you’re heading out on a day hike or a multi-day backpack or kayak trip, proper planning and good trail practices will go a long way toward helping you stay healthy while you’re out there.   This article deals with food safety away from …