Avoiding dodgy food while on holiday

THE APP, Can I Eat This, has been developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in the US and is aimed at helping jet-setters avoid spending their holidays in the bathroom.

The app provides a scroll-down list of the countries of the world. The user can then select the sort of product they are consuming. It then delivers the answers as “It’s probably okay to eat” “Eat at your own risk” and “You probably shouldn’t eat it”, with a corresponding red X, green check mark or yellow