According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately 48 million people suffer from food poisoning each year. Symptoms like fever, abdominal cramping and vomiting are just some of the symptoms people deal with when suffering from food that is poisoned.

Food poisoning is caused by swallowing food or water that is contaminated with certain bacteria, viruses, toxins, or parasites. When you ingest the contaminated food, you can become ill and experience a number of different symptoms.
Food can become contaminated by a number of different factors. Meat or poultry can become contaminated during processing by coming into contact with certain bacteria. Improper food handling and preparation can also cause contamination. Water can be contaminated by waste in the growing or shipping of products.
Some of the more common types of food poisoning include:

E. coli
Hepatitis A

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