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- Website: National Institute on Aging
- Resource type: General web page
Summary - The message of this resource is:
As a senior, it is very important to be aware of the many dangers of unsafe food. Use this resource to learn how to safely handle food while cooking, washing and eating vegetables and meat.
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independent living, safety, cooking
How was this rated?
Step 1 - Evidence-based
Is this information reliable, based on scientific research?
Step 2 - Transparency
Is it clear who developed the resource and how?
Step 3 - Usability
Is the information easy to understand and easy to use?
Rated on: 2/25/2020 9:52:11 AM
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