Don't let food borne illnesses crash your holiday festivities this year. Incorrectly prepared or improperly stored food can be dangerous and even life-threatening, especially for older adults, young children and pregnant women. Typical symptoms of food borne illness are stomach pain, vomiting and diarrhea, and usually start a few days after the contaminated food is consumed. Don?t send your guests home with an unpleasant culinary surprise. Check out some food safety tips here.