WHO alerts on growing threat of unsafe food | The Guardian Nigeria

By Chukwuma Muanya on April 6, 2015

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has warned that eating food contaminated with bugs leads to more than half a billion cases of illness a year and that this global threat contributed to 351,000 deaths in 2010.

The WHO in a statement ahead of tomorrow’s World Health Day 2015, said new data on the harm caused by foodborne illnesses underscore the global threats posed by unsafe foods, and the need for coordinated, cross-border action across the entire food supply chain.

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