Educator Tools - Slides/Talking Points - Foodborne Illness: What Is It?
|Everything you need to conduct a food safety presentation for pregnant women.
Food Safety for Moms-to-Be
What is it?
- Caused by harmful microorganisms or chemical contaminants
- Get it by eating or drinking foods or water that are contaminated
Foodborne illness is a sickness that’s caused by a variety of harmful microorganisms or chemical contaminants.
You can get it by eating or drinking foods or water that are contaminated with those organisms or chemicals.
At the end of this presentation, you’ll receive a handout that tells you more about foodborne illness and how to prevent it.