Outbreaks of foodborne illnesses make headlines every year; often, they are the result of Escherichia coli (E. coli) in tainted meat, or multiple cases of norovirus linked to a particular restaurant or food supplier. And, a report issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) suggests that such
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Gasteroenteritis, also known as the stomach flu, is an intestinal infection that causes diarrhea, abdominal cramps, nausea or vomiting, and fever. It is often the result of contact with an infected person, or by ingesting contaminated food or water.
Most healthy people can recover from gasteroenteritis without serious problems, but the
Crunchy, tender sprouts of germinated beans and seeds, such as mung, alfalfa, and radish, are a delicious and nutritious addition to meals. Available year-round, sprouts are low in calories and provide a variety of nutrients, including fiber, calcium, vitamin C, and vitamin K, as well as antioxidants.
One cup of mung