9 things in your fridge you should throw away immediately

Mayo Clinic Minute: Is Your Fridge Healthy?
Mayo Clinic Minute: Is Your Fridge Healthy?

For many of us, there are things lurking in our fridge that we dare not unearth, from cloudy Tupperware shoved at the back of the fridge to the unidentifiable object in our produce drawer. It's a good idea to clean out your refrigerator and take a closer look at what exactly you're stocking up on.



You may find that some items you don't normally think twice about may actually be hazardous to your health. Whether to practice safe food storage or to adopt a healthier lifestyle, we'll show you nine hidden hazards in your refrigerator that you should throw out immediately.

Check out the slideshow above to discover nine fridge items you need to toss now.

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