Food- and water-borne diseases

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  • Some kinds of E. coli bacteria can cause illness. Find out how E. coli is spread and what the symptoms of infection are. Read more
  • Giardia is a food- and water-borne disease. Symptoms include abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting. Learn more how giardia spreads, treatment and prevention. Read more
  • Listeria is a foodborne bacteria that can make you sick. Pregnant women, newborns, people with immune problems, and frail older people are more at risk. Read more
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