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While drinking milk that is very sour or chunky can result in food poisoning, milk that is starting to turn or is just after its expiry date is not likely to cause sickness. Children or those with weak immune systems are... More »

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HowStuffWorks explains that food poisoning often occurs when a person eats spoiled food. Common symptoms of food poisoning are stomach pain, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting and cramping. More »

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Milk becomes spoiled because of the bacteria present in it. When milk is pasteurized, some but not all of the bacteria in it is killed, and the bacteria that remain eventually cause pasteurized milk to spoil. More »

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While drinking spoiled milk is unlikely to be lethal for an otherwise healthy adult, it may cause food poisoning. For children and those people with vulnerable immune systems, this could be severely problematic. Drinking... More »

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Spoiled milk can potentially cause food poisoning, resulting in vomiting and diarrhea. The specific symptoms and the severity of the illness depend on which microorganisms colonize the spoiled milk and how much one inges... More »

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Eating spoiled meat can be very dangerous and cause extreme stomach upset and food poisoning from E. coli or salmonella bacteria. Common symptoms of food poisoning include vomiting, diarrhea, sever stomach cramping and f... More »

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The shelf life of milk is typically five to seven days past its printed "sell by" date. According to EatByDate, whole milk has a slightly shorter shelf life, and is typically good for five days after the printed "sell by... More »

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