Second Opinion: Foodborne Illness

Second Opinion: Foodborne Illness

Fri, 03/01/2013 - 10:00pm

Pictured from left to right: Dr. Michael Apostolakos, Elizabeth Armstrong, Dr. Peter Salgo, and Dr. Lou Papa

E. Coli is one of several dangerous foodborne pathogens that can cause severe illness and even death. Learn from experts how to protect yourself from foodborne illness, which is often referred to as food poisoning. Meet Elizabeth Armstrong, who shares the story of her daughter’s experience with E.Coli as a toddler. Second Opinion: Foodborne Illness airs Friday, March 1, 2013 at 10 p.m. on WXXI-TV/HD (DT21.1/cable 11 and 1011).

Second Opinion is made possible in part by support from the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association (BCBSA), which sponsored the series since 2004.