Internet Guide To Food Safety And Security

Author: Elizabeth Connor
Editor: CRC Press
ISBN: 1482269422
File Size: 62,59 MB
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Learn what you need to know about foodborne illness—from comprehensive Web sites! “An estimated 76 million illnesses, 323,914 hospitalizations, and 5,194 deaths are attributed to foodborne illness in the United States each year.”—2001 FDA Food Code. The Internet Guide to Food Safety and Security puts a wealth of food safety and security information at your fingertips. This comprehensive compilation of annotated links goes beyond simple listing of Web addresses to tell you which sites have original content, what sites hold specific safety and security information you may be searching for, and how to find all types of vital information you need to prevent foodborne illness and disease to stay healthy. Easy-to-use, thorough, and accurate, this guide to the Internet will become your all-in-one source for food and health information. The Internet Guide to Food Safety and Security not only extensively lists food and health Web sites, it gives you the tools you need to find information on all types of foodborne illness, food handling concerns, and other disease and health issues. From how to decipher Web site addresses and evaluate Web content, to guiding you to the best available consumer, medical, government, and military search engines, to an authoritative list of health information Web sites themselves, this book is a valuable one-stop resource for all your food health concerns. Along with a helpful bibliography and glossary, the author provides tables, screen captures, and illustrations for clarity and direction. The Internet Guide to Food Safety and Security presents thorough and comprehensive Web listings for: Internet search engines and directories naturally occurring dangerous organisms bioterrorism threats pesticides disease control and prevention government links for food, safety, and nutrition information travel concerns government food regulations, standards, and legislation food and water safety during disasters sanitation issues hot topics such as bird flu and mad cow disease food allergies chemical contamination parasites food safety during pregnancy food additives and preservatives resources for food advisories, recalls, and warnings carcinogens food irradiation genetic engineering and genetically modified (GM) foods labeling, packaging, and storage takeout foods and restaurant food safety evaluation lists of food safety organizations and societies The Internet Guide to Food Safety and Security is a quick-check reference guide to the Internet for dietitians, librarians, health agency employees, health educators, or anyone interested in staying healthy when handling, preparing, and storing food.
Internet Guide to Food Safety and Security
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Elizabeth Connor
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-06-21 - Publisher: CRC Press

Learn what you need to know about foodborne illness—from comprehensive Web sites! “An estimated 76 million illnesses, 323,914 hospitalizations, and 5,194 deaths are attributed to foodborne illness in the United States each year.”—2001 FDA Food Code. The Internet Guide to Food Safety and Security puts a wealth of food safety
Internet Guide to Medical Diets and Nutrition
Language: en
Pages: 141
Authors: Lillian Brazin
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-06-14 - Publisher: CRC Press

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Internet Guide to Anti-Aging and Longevity
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Elizabeth Connor
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-02-02 - Publisher: CRC Press

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Internet Guide to Herbal Remedies
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: David J. Owen
Categories: Health & Fitness
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-08-10 - Publisher: CRC Press

“The next best thing to knowing something is knowing where to find it.” — Samuel Johnson The Internet Guide to Herbal Remedies helps you find reliable online resources for the information you need about herbs used to treat a variety of medical conditions, including cancer, heart disease, depression, and AIDS.
Internet Guide to Cosmetic Surgery for Men
Language: en
Pages: 220
Authors: M. Wood
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-06-16 - Publisher: CRC Press

Save time and trouble as you search the Internet for safe and reliable information on cosmetic procedures In a culture where everyone wants to look younger, more and more men are going “under the knife” for surgical cosmetic procedures in an effort to turn back the clock—or at least slow