Norovirus Food Poisoning from Pesticides

Norovirus

Although the most serious causes of food poisoning like Salmonella come largely from animal products (for example, most foodborne-related deaths have been attributed to poultry), millions of Americans are sickened by produce every year, thanks to noroviruses. Noroviruses can spread person-to-person via the fecal-oral route or by the ingestion of aerosolized vomit, which together may explain most norovirus food outbreaks. But a substantial proportion remained unexplained. How else can fecal viruses get on our fruits and veggies? The pesticide industry may be spraying them on.

Read full article: http://nutritionfacts.org/2015/03/10/viral-food-poisoning-from-pesticides/

More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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