Foodborne Illness and Older Adults

CDC and Foodborne Outbreaks

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)


Information on foodborne illness, outbreaks and how to prevent them.


Information from the central web location for government food safety; includes links and resources for seniors and caregivers.

Home Food

Source: American Dietetic Association


Tips for seniors, families to avoid food poisoning

Older Adults and Food Safety

Source: U.S. Department of Agriculture


Food safety factsheet for older adults, including guidelines for safe food handling.