Fridge Hacks You Must Try!

Playing Drs. Rx 3 Food Hacks to Keep Your Food Fresh

The Doctors share 3 fridge hacks that will help make healthy eating easier and less costly. Give them a try today.

Tip 1: Use magazine holders for extra shelving.

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Tip 2: Place your eggs on the middle shelf.

This shelf has the most consistent temperature so it will help the eggs last longer.

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Tip 3: Separate your fruits from your vegetables.

Certain fruits emit ethylene gas which can make other types of produce spoil faster. Keep fruits that produce ethylene gas away from ethylene-sensitive produce. 

These fruits produce ethylene gas:

  • Apricots, Avocados, Bananas, Cantaloupes, Honeydew melons, Kiwis, Mangoes, Nectarines, Papaya, Peaches, Pears, Plums, Tomatoes 

And these are ethylene-sensitive:

  • Apples, Asparagus, Broccoli, Carrots, Cucumbers, Eggplants, Green beans, Lettuce and other greens, Potatoes, Summer squash, Watermelons