Cheese and disease

Infectious and non-infectious diseases that have been linked to cheese consumption, for discussion towards the end of dinner.

What is botulism?

Notes on botulism for those concerned by recent alert status of infant milk formula from New Zealand: the how, why, where and what of botulism.

Slow food safety

should Slow Food be seen as a public health measure?

Wedding fever

A cautionary tale of how a wedding breakfast can turn sour when it leaves the guests with an unwanted infectious souvenir; wedding fever.