Do you think you got sick from something you ate? Let us know by answering a few questions about your symptoms, places you've visited, and what you ate. Please use our safe, online report or call us directly at (608) 266-4821.
The information you report through this website is safe, secure and confidential.
Your report is automatically sent to Public Health Madison & Dane County, and only authorized staff can access it. Information you provide will not be shared with restaurants or any other third parties.
Contact your health care provider, especially if you are:
There are many causes of foodborne illness, such as:
The risk of exposure to food borne bacteria and viruses can occur in the home, in restaurants and at community meals like a potluck. Take these precautions to stay healthy.
Norovirus is the most common cause of food poisoning. It spreads easily and causes diarrhea, vomiting, and stomach pain.
If you have been sick, disinfect surfaces and don't prepare food for 24–48 hours after your symptoms have gone away.