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Old 01-13-2013, 10:28 PM   #55
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Re: to eat or toss?

Originally Posted by isabelsmummy View Post
Food poisoning is awful. I've had it twice. But it's really really really unlikely to be from canned goods in still sealed cans. If food really went bad on the day of the expiry date,the companies would make the expiry date WAY earlier than the real expiry date in order to avoid liability.

The food poisoning I've had was both times from food courts from chicken that was under heat lamps. It obviously hadn't been kept hot enough. I don't eat in foot courts anymore unless they cook the food in front of me.
You can get botulism from canned goods and it can be very deadly.
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