What do I do if I ate expired food?

Answer Ipecac - go buy some (any drugstore sells it - look in the baby aisle) and take as directed. It'll make you throw up.Syrup of ipecac (derived from the dried rhizome and roots of the Ipecacuanha pl... Read More »

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Do food banks accept expired food?

Guidelines on donating expired food to food banks vary. Some food banks accept food up to three months past the expiration date, while other food banks do not accept any expired foods. Check with y... Read More »

What happens to expired food at the grocery store?

Depending on what it is. Dairy and fresh items (such as meats etc) have to be tossed out. Canned items depending on the actual expire date can be thrown out or donated if there are still a few day... Read More »

What should I Do about this expired food dilemma?

The normal symptoms of food poisoning are vomiting and diarrhea which normally set in within 24 hours of eating contaminated food. The 2 of you sound as though you have a bacterial infection, but ... Read More »

What happens to the expired food in grocery stores if they don't sell?

Yep they throw it away way too often. Sometimes they freeze it before the expiration date and sell it at a reduced price. Sometimes they sell or give it to farmers with livestock that will eat it... Read More »