Published in Drug Law Weekly, September 20th, 2005
FDA said it continues to receive reports of serious outbreaks of foodborne illness that have been traced to drinking untreated juices. While most people's immune systems can usually fight off the effects of foodborne illness, children, the elderly, and people with weakened immune systems risk serious illnesses or even death from drinking untreated juices.
When fruits and vegetables are juiced, bacteria from the produce can become a part of the finished product. The juice...
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