They’re hiding in plain sight. Know the risks of the food we eat and the drugs we take that are a part of our lives. Brought to you by Be Smart. Be Well.

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Feature Article | Hidden Risks

Accidental overdose. Food poisoning. The hidden risks of drug safety and food safety are everywhere, but we rarely think about them. Don’t be caught unaware or unprepared. Expert opinion and helpful advice here.

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Cooking with Kang

Life Story Video | Cooking with Kang

Go inside a real family’s kitchen with Chef Wook Kang, Le Cordon Bleu chef and food safety instructor. Learn what simple steps can lower your risk for food poisoning.

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Ask the Expert | Food Safety

What do you need to know about the risks of foodborne illness? With Diane Van, Manager, USDA Meat and Poultry Hotline.

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Challenge Yourself | Quick Quiz

Think you are food safety smart and drug safety savvy? Test yourself and find out.

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Arlene’s Story

Life Story Video | Arlene’s Story

Arlene thought her eggs looked runny, but she didn’t send them back. Her health and her life since haven’t been the same.

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Ask the Expert  | Drug Safety

What prescription and over-the-counter drugs are being abused by young people? How can parents help their kids? A video conversation with Steve Pasierb of The Partnership at Drugfree.org.

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Spotlight Extra | Dangers of Drug Interactions

What happens when drugs mix with other drugs and even certain foods? Learn why it’s important to know your medications.

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Katie’s Story

Life Story Video | Katie’s Story

Katie thought the pills were safer because they came from a medicine cabinet and rather than the street. Then she got addicted.

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