Man vs Germs

Fans is short for Fanatics, enthusiasts, ardent supporters.  Want to know a secret? Registered Dietitians (RDs), the ultimate food and nutrition fanatics (I mean that in a good way) are also sports fans who eat REAL tailgate foods. I know this because… when interviewed on tailgate food safety for Man vs Germs podcast, listen to it here:, I asked the RD podcast proprietors what their favorite tailgate foods were:

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food safetyMary MillerComment
You Don’t Want a Side of Salmonella with that Burger..or for that matter, with your Turkey either!

Shocked to hear of a turkey recall just days before Thanksgiving? 

If yes, then you were not alone. Turkey stars in thousands of shows over the Thanksgiving season. Fortunately, it was not whole turkeys that were recalled but rather ground turkey.

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Wash, Rinse, Scrub... Repeat?

Personal Trainer Caroline O’Connor gives produce a workout.

I’ve gone down many paths when it comes to cleaning fruits and veggies. Scald with hot water, rinse under cold, wash with soap and water, gently rub, annihilate with a scrub brush... or no water (not cleaning them at all, OOPS!) 

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