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Faces of Foodborne Illness

Personal stories from foodborne illness victims.

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  • Multistate Foodborne Illness Outbreaks

    In January 2011, President Barack Obama signed the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) into law, signaling the first major update to our nation’s food safety oversight framework since the Great Depression. Despite widespread support for the legislation and its implementation, the Obama administration still has not issued final rules under FSMA. Read More

  • 5 Facts Supporting FDA's Food Safety Budget Request

    For fiscal year 2016, the president asked Congress for $109.5 million in additional funding for the Food and Drug Administration to continue implementation of the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). Providing the agency with the resources needed to implement this important food safety law has been a bipartisan priority since FSMA was enacted in 2011. Read More

  • Vermont Teen 'Lucky' to Have Survived Salmonella Infection

    Christopher Meunier and his mom, Gabrielle, will never forget the fear that gripped their family when Christopher contracted a Salmonella infection from contaminated peanut butter crackers. Read More

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