Food poisoning downs 7 in GenSan
01/02/2009 | 05:19 AM
Source of Article: http://www.gmanews.tv/story/142172/Report-Food-poisoning-downs-7-in-GenSan
Philippines - Year
2009 started on a sour note for at least seven residents of General Santos
City, who were
hospitalized after eating what doctors suspect was
spoiled food on New Year's Day.
Bombo Radyo reported that
the seven, all residents of Sitio Blagan in San Jose
village, were rushed to the General
The victims were initially identified as Veronica Ansay,
3; Randy Ansay, 7; Raul Ansay,
7; and father Rommel Ansay, 29; Teresita
Senon, 30; and children Maricel,
4; and Maribel, 7.
Initial investigation showed the two families had eaten pancit
and bihon (rice noodles) Thursday morning, before
they experienced dizziness and stomach pains.
The food had been part of the "leftovers" from the New Year's Eve
feast the night before, the report said. - GMANews.TV