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CDC: Multistate outbreak of multidrug-resistant Salmonella infections linked to raw chicken products

CDC: MULTISTATE OUTBREAK OF MULTIDRUG-RESISTANT SALMONELLA INFECTIONS LINKED TO RAW CHICKEN PRODUCTS

Outbreak highlights: Ninety-two people infected with the outbreak strain of Salmonella Infantis have been reported from 29 states. Twenty-one...

Walmart, Whole Foods, and Trader Joe's are recalling thousands of pounds of salad. Here's why a food-poisoning expert says the dish is not worth the risk

WALMART, WHOLE FOODS, AND TRADER JOE'S ARE RECALLING THOUSANDS OF POUNDS OF SALAD. HERE'S WHY A FOOD-POISONING EXPERT SAYS THE DISH IS NOT WORTH THE RISK

Salads sold at Whole Foods, Trader Joe's, and Walmart are being recalled due to listeria and salmonella concerns. While salad seems...

 
 
 
Antibiotic-resistant salmonella linked to raw chicken has sickened 92 people in 29 states

ANTIBIOTIC-RESISTANT SALMONELLA LINKED TO RAW CHICKEN HAS SICKENED 92 PEOPLE IN 29 STATES

A new report from the CDC says this strain of salmonella is linked to raw chicken pet food, raw chicken products and live chickens,...

EU agencies practice response to multi-country foodborne outbreak

EU AGENCIES PRACTICE RESPONSE TO MULTI-COUNTRY FOODBORNE OUTBREAK

Five European food safety agencies have met to practice response to an emergency food safety incident. The Federal Office of Consumer...

 
 
 
Bacteria that cause diarrhoea survive the high temperatures used in hospital laundries

BACTERIA THAT CAUSE DIARRHOEA SURVIVE THE HIGH TEMPERATURES USED IN HOSPITAL LAUNDRIES

Researchers from De Montfort University found that C.difficile spores are present at levels sufficient to cause an outbreak even after...

Drug-resistant salmonella from chicken sickens nearly 100

DRUG-RESISTANT SALMONELLA FROM CHICKEN SICKENS NEARLY 100

This particular salmonella strain is resistant to multiple antibiotics, the most common form of treatment.

 
 
 
Prime Deli Corp. recalls 7-Eleven salads for risk of Listeria, Salmonella in corn

PRIME DELI CORP. RECALLS 7-ELEVEN SALADS FOR RISK OF LISTERIA, SALMONELLA IN CORN

A company that makes food for 7-Eleven stores is recalling more than 200 pounds of ready-to-eat salads because of potential contamination...

At least one ill in Canada; PediaSure, Ensure, other nutrition drinks recalled

AT LEAST ONE ILL IN CANADA; PEDIASURE, ENSURE, OTHER NUTRITION DRINKS RECALLED

The maker of some of North America's best known “dense nutrition” liquids, which are frequently used for young children and elderly...

 
 
 
Austria reports Hepatitis A cases match strain in Swedish outbreak

AUSTRIA REPORTS HEPATITIS A CASES MATCH STRAIN IN SWEDISH OUTBREAK

Austria has become part of a multi-country Hepatitis A outbreak with 31 confirmed cases linked to frozen strawberries imported from...

More retail locations disclosed in 6.9 million pound JBS ground beef recall

MORE RETAIL LOCATIONS DISCLOSED IN 6.9 MILLION POUND JBS GROUND BEEF RECALL

Federal officials continue to compile and release the names of retail locations that sold some of the 6.9 million pounds of recalled...

 
 
 
No word on what stores, restaurants sold ice cream recalled for Listeria

NO WORD ON WHAT STORES, RESTAURANTS SOLD ICE CREAM RECALLED FOR LISTERIA

A week after an ice cream company recalled two flavors, little information is available about a person who recently developed an infection...

The most common causes of foodborne illness outbreaks

THE MOST COMMON CAUSES OF FOODBORNE ILLNESS OUTBREAKS

And how to lower your risk Contaminated foods and beverages sicken an estimated 48 million Americans each year. The five bugs most...

 
 
 
How One Woman Developed Salmonella in Her Breast Implant

HOW ONE WOMAN DEVELOPED SALMONELLA IN HER BREAST IMPLANT

There are quite a few risks associated with getting breast implants (i.e. infection, loss of breast sensation or development of scar...

World leaders try fighting a global pandemic of drug-resistant E. coli at

WORLD LEADERS TRY FIGHTING A GLOBAL PANDEMIC OF DRUG-RESISTANT E. COLI AT

The UK led an event in Argentina yesterday in which health experts from around the world came together for a simulation of how governments...

 
 
 
6.5 Million Pounds Of Beef Have Been Recalled Due To Salmonella Risk

6.5 MILLION POUNDS OF BEEF HAVE BEEN RECALLED DUE TO SALMONELLA RISK

At least 57 people have become ill following a possible outbreak of salmonella stemming from Arizona-based meat producer JBS Tolleson...

Treating virulent strain of Salmonella as adulterant in largest beef recall in history

TREATING VIRULENT STRAIN OF SALMONELLA AS ADULTERANT IN LARGEST BEEF RECALL IN HISTORY

Yesterday's big beef recall is the largest in history for possible Salmonella contamination, says retired USDA microbiologist Carl...

 
 
 
Ready-to-eat ham recalled amid deadly listeria outbreak

READY-TO-EAT HAM RECALLED AMID DEADLY LISTERIA OUTBREAK

More than 89,000 pounds of ready-to-eat ham products are being recalled due to possible listeria contamination,

CDC weighs in on Salmonella Newport Outbreak tied to JBS Tolleson

CDC WEIGHS IN ON SALMONELLA NEWPORT OUTBREAK TIED TO JBS TOLLESON

As of October 4, 2018, 57 people infected with the outbreak strain of Salmonella Newport have been reported from 16 states. A list...

 
 
 
One dead and dozens sickened by meat infected with listeria AND salmonella

ONE DEAD AND DOZENS SICKENED BY MEAT INFECTED WITH LISTERIA AND SALMONELLA

The death and three illnesses were traced back to deli ham produced in North Carolina, shipped across the East Coast. 57 illnesses...

6.5 million pounds of beef recalled due to possible salmonella contamination

6.5 MILLION POUNDS OF BEEF RECALLED DUE TO POSSIBLE SALMONELLA CONTAMINATION

RECALL ALERT: These items were shipped to retail locations and institutions nationwide.