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CDC reveals that E. coli outbreak has sickened 59 people in 15 states

CDC REVEALS THAT E. COLI OUTBREAK HAS SICKENED 59 PEOPLE IN 15 STATES

So far, 59 have been sickened in 15 states in the current E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce, the CDC said. The Adam Brothers...

BULLETIN: FDA names California romaine farm as CDC reports additional E. coli patients

BULLETIN: FDA NAMES CALIFORNIA ROMAINE FARM AS CDC REPORTS ADDITIONAL E. COLI PATIENTS

They say the investigation is ongoing and more sources are possible, but as of this afternoon, the FDA is reporting traceback efforts...

 
 
 
Just say no to cookie dough: CDC urges Americans to avoid the gooey delight

JUST SAY NO TO COOKIE DOUGH: CDC URGES AMERICANS TO AVOID THE GOOEY DELIGHT

Raw eggs carry salmonella risk, and flour carries and E. coli risk - both of which can leave you sick for days, or even hospitalized.

Don't eat raw cookie dough!

DON'T EAT RAW COOKIE DOUGH!

Because nothing would ruin the holiday festivities faster than getting infected with E. coli or salmonella.

 
 
 
Iwaspoisoned app gives the public and public health officials new tools

IWASPOISONED APP GIVES THE PUBLIC AND PUBLIC HEALTH OFFICIALS NEW TOOLS

The website iwaspoisoned.com , credited with helping to identify several high-profile foodborne illness outbreaks in recent years,...

When is a potato washer not a potato washer? When it's washing cantaloupes

WHEN IS A POTATO WASHER NOT A POTATO WASHER? WHEN IT'S WASHING CANTALOUPES

Opinion Food companies have been at the forefront of technological innovation and scientific research and development for decades upon...

 
 
 
More romaine victims reported - FDA says look to industry for change; industry says additional study needed

MORE ROMAINE VICTIMS REPORTED - FDA SAYS LOOK TO INDUSTRY FOR CHANGE; INDUSTRY SAYS ADDITIONAL STUDY NEEDED

The FDA says shipping records show at least 10 distributors, 11 farms and 12 growers in the romaine lettuce supply chain are implicated...

Second-largest Ebola outbreak in history spreads to major Congo city

SECOND-LARGEST EBOLA OUTBREAK IN HISTORY SPREADS TO MAJOR CONGO CITY

DAKAR, Senegal - The second-largest Ebola outbreak in history has spread to a major city in eastern Congo, as health experts worry...

 
 
 
Israel joins Canada, U.S. in Salmonella outbreak traced to tahini products

ISRAEL JOINS CANADA, U.S. IN SALMONELLA OUTBREAK TRACED TO TAHINI PRODUCTS

The Israeli Ministry of Health has reported almost 40 cases of Salmonella infection linked to tahini products that have also sickened...

Consumer Federation of America Report - Taking Salmonella Seriously: Policies to Protect Health under Current Law

CONSUMER FEDERATION OF AMERICA REPORT - TAKING SALMONELLA SERIOUSLY: POLICIES TO PROTECT HEALTH UNDER CURRENT LAW

Summary In a new report , the Consumer Federation of America examines the legal and scientific foundations for USDA policy on Salmonella...

 
 
 
Check Your Fridge: 5.1 Million Pounds of Beef Were Just Added to a Recall Issued in October

CHECK YOUR FRIDGE: 5.1 MILLION POUNDS OF BEEF WERE JUST ADDED TO A RECALL ISSUED IN OCTOBER

A beef recall issued in October warning customers that several million pounds of raw beef products could be contaminated with salmonella...

Belgian agency issues warning about meat linked to Salmonella outbreak

BELGIAN AGENCY ISSUES WARNING ABOUT MEAT LINKED TO SALMONELLA OUTBREAK

Authorities in Belgium have warned that certain meat products could be contaminated with Salmonella following processing of potentially...

 
 
 
More than 2,000 ill and nine dead in Australian outbreaks

MORE THAN 2,000 ILL AND NINE DEAD IN AUSTRALIAN OUTBREAKS

Foodborne outbreaks affected more than 2,000 and killed nine people in Australia in 2012, according to the latest OzFoodNet annual...

FDA finds heavy metals in kratom products; says no benefits in the supplement

FDA FINDS HEAVY METALS IN KRATOM PRODUCTS; SAYS NO BENEFITS IN THE SUPPLEMENT

A new warning from the FDA reports multiple tests have found heavy metals in multiple kratom products. The alert comes after warnings...

 
 
 
Multiple tahini products linked to Salmonella outbreak; recall initiated

MULTIPLE TAHINI PRODUCTS LINKED TO SALMONELLA OUTBREAK; RECALL INITIATED

A company in Israel is recalling its tahini products packaged under five brands because a sample tested positive for a strain of Salmonella...

Some Romaine Is OK To Eat, But Beware California, CDC Says

SOME ROMAINE IS OK TO EAT, BUT BEWARE CALIFORNIA, CDC SAYS

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has traced an ongoing E. coli outbreak to the Central Coastal region of California....

 
 
 
It's okay to eat romaine again - but not from California

IT'S OKAY TO EAT ROMAINE AGAIN - BUT NOT FROM CALIFORNIA

The Food and Drug Administration narrowed its blanket warning from last week, when it said people shouldn't eat any romaine because...

Swine fever adds to China's economic headaches

SWINE FEVER ADDS TO CHINA'S ECONOMIC HEADACHES

BEIJING - Reeling from rising feed costs in Beijing's tariff fight with President Donald Trump, Chinese pig farmers face a new blow...

 
 
 
The new E. coli outbreak is linked to 2017 leafy greens outbreak

THE NEW E. COLI OUTBREAK IS LINKED TO 2017 LEAFY GREENS OUTBREAK

In the last 24 hours, it is fair to say that tons of romaine lettuce has been removed from America's store shelves. Another E. coli...

Investigators Tracking Latest Romaine Lettuce Outbreak Are Feeling Some Deja Vu

INVESTIGATORS TRACKING LATEST ROMAINE LETTUCE OUTBREAK ARE FEELING SOME DEJA VU

Investigators who are trying to track down the source of E. coli in romaine lettuce have seen this movie before. They're tracking the...