If a salad with mayonnaise has stood on the table for two hours, it should not be eaten, microorganisms appear in it, leading to toxic infection. About, how not to get poisoned during the New Year’s feast, said the doctor Tatyana Terekhova.

So, there are foods that can cause poisoning if they have not been in the refrigerator for more than two hours. These include fried and pickled mushrooms, sliced ​​​​cheese and meat.

It is also dangerous to eat sandwiches with sprats and caviar that have been on the table for a long time, the expert explained in an interview with Life.ru.

It is not advisable to eat a lot of fruits; allergic or anaphylactic reactions may follow. You need to buy alcohol for the holiday only in trusted stores, the doctor added.

The main thing is to check the expiration date of the products, it should not come to an end, she concluded.

Author Maxim Alexandrov

Maxim Aleksandrov – journalist, correspondent for the Pravda.ru news service

Curator Elena Andreeva

Elena Andreeva – Deputy Director of the Federal State Budgetary Institution “NMIC of Endocrinology” of the Ministry of Health of Russia – Director of the Institute of Reproductive Medicine