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Can oranges go bad and make you sick?

Most of us don’t intentionally eat moldy produce, but it can happen without realizing.

“If you accidentally eat a piece of fruit with mold, [chances are] nothing is going to happen,” Gravely told HuffPost.

Most people won’t get sick from eating moldy foods..

Do oranges mold from the inside?

When oranges are beginning to spoil, they will become soft at first, and then develop a white mold. The mold will quickly spread and turn green. Oranges should be discarded as soon as they start to become soft.

What happens if you eat bad oranges?

“If you accidentally eat a piece of fruit with mold, [chances are] nothing is going to happen,” Gravely told HuffPost. “Don’t worry about it. Most people won’t get sick from eating moldy foods. Of course, some people are more sensitive than others.

Do oranges go bad in the fridge?

Whole oranges last about 10 (FK) to 14 days at room temperature, and between 21 days (FK) up to a month in the fridge. Cut oranges last only about 2 – 3 days in the refrigerator. They dry out quite quickly, and unlikely dried grapes (raisins), dry oranges are no good.