I. Cannot. EVEN! First ground beef is recalled, lettuce and now the FDA has issued a warning regarding how we eat avocados! Well, not how we eat them, but really how we clean them before eating them!
After sampling thousands of avocados, the FDA found traces of salmonella and listeria, both known for causing intestinal problems, confusion and possible death in unhealthy adults!
The study encourages consumers of avocados and other fruits to wash their produce before eating! Who even washed their avocados?
You can read the entire study HERE!
For information on how to effectively wash your fruit and other produce to avoid contamination, visit this wiki page!