Food can contain microorganisms that, if ingested,
can cause serious diseases in both the mother
and the foetus.
However, by adopting some correct behaviours, it is possible to reduce the risk of contracting these diseases.
These are the main microorganisms that can contaminate the food you eat.
Click on them to learn about the problems they can cause, in what foods they can be found,
and how to eat risky foods safely.
You may find pathogenic microorganisms in each of these foods.
Click on them to find out the risks involved and how to consume them safely.
These are the main good practices you need to adopt to reduce the risk of contracting foodborne diseases,
which can have serious consequences for your health and for the one of your baby.
A summary of all the information reported on this website is available in the PDF brochure
that you can download below in different languages.
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