Foodie health hazard: seafood from 3 CA counties

July 6, 2015 4:31 AM

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Foodie health hazard: seafood from 3 CA counties

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) has declared a warning for certain types of seafood caught in three California counties: Monterey, Santa Cruz and Santa Barbara.

The warning is due to high levels of domoic acid, a naturally occurring chemical within shellfish, sardines and anchovies. Domoic acid is deathly poisonous to mammals – and that means us, humans! It just so happens that there has been a outbreak of the chemical in certain seafood from those three co...

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