2018-05-23T22:49:32+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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Benson, MN House Explosion Injures 1

A 51-year-old man was injured in a May 21 house explosion in Benson, MN. Brian Orsten sustained burns to his hands and face when the house, located in the 1300 Block of Highway 9 Northeast, exploded. Benson is located about two and…

2018-05-22T21:55:06+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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B. cepacia Complex Outbreak Expands, 15 Sickened

An outbreak of Burkholderia cepacia complex (Bcc) infections associated with the use of Medline Remedy Essentials No-Rinse Cleansing Foam has expanded to included 15 people in three states, up from the 10 cases reported on May 7. A recall has been issued…

2018-05-19T11:24:56+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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Plain Nuts Catering & Deli Linked to Newton County Salmonella Outbreak

A Salmonella outbreak in Newton County, Georgia that has sickened at least 70 people has been linked to Plain Nuts Catering & Deli, according to the latest information from the Newton County Health Department. Four people have been hospitalized. The outbreak was…

2018-05-19T09:55:08+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Dried Coconut Ends

The Salmonella outbreak linked to dried coconut has ended after sickening 14 people in eight states and hospitalizing three of them, according to the final report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). No fatalities were reported. Contact a…

2018-05-17T18:38:57+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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Newton County Georgia Salmonella Outbreak Sickens 70

Seventy people in Newton County, GA have been sickened in a Salmonella outbreak that has been ongoing since May 4, according to county health officials. Four people have been hospitalized. Health officials have not yet identified the food source of the…

2018-05-16T22:06:51+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
20 Suffer HUS as Growing Romaine Lettuce E. coli Outbreak Sickens 172

Seventy-five people have been hospitalized, 20 of whom are battling hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS), a form kidney failure, in the romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak that has grown to include 172 illnesses in 32 states, according to the latest update…

2018-05-15T11:13:40+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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Husky Refinery Explosion Investigators Retain Metallurgical Expert

Federal officials have retained a metallurgical expert to help with the investigation of the Husky Energy Refinery explosion in Superior, WI. A team from the U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board (CSB) has been at the scene since April 26 when the blast…

2018-05-15T09:35:06+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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Woman Sustains Severe Burns in Cleveland House Explosion

A 45-year-old Cleveland woman was injured in a house explosion on May 14. Neighbors said the woman, who sustained third-degree burns, staggered out of the debris that once was a two-story home in the 11000 block of Primrose Ave. and was attended…

2018-05-15T09:42:54+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Rose Acre Farms Shell Eggs Expands

The Salmonella Outbreak linked to Rose Acre Farms Shell Eggs has expanded to include 35 people in nine states, according to the latest update from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Eleven people have been hospitalized. Contact the Pritzker…

2018-05-10T15:32:26+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
Romaine Lettuce E. coli HUS
Romaine Lettuce E. coli Outbreak Extends to Canada

The romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak that has sickened 149 people in 29 states now includes six E.col illnesses in Canada, including one person who was hospitalized, according to Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC). Two of the Canadian patients reported…

2018-05-10T14:02:56+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
Did Restaurants Serve Tainted Romaine Weeks After E. coli Warning?

For the last month, federal health officials have been warning restaurants not to serve romaine lettuce unless they are sure that it was not grown in Yuma, Arizona. The warning stems from an  E. coli outbreak that has grown to…

2018-05-22T21:46:09+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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B. cepacia Complex Outbreak Linked to Medline Remedy Essentials No-Rinse Cleansing Foam

A recall and consumer advisory have been issued for all lots of Medline Remedy Essentials No-Rinse Cleansing Foam after an outbreak of Burkholderia cepacia complex (Bcc) has been linked to its use. The no-rinse cleansing foam, manufactured by Shadow Holdings dba Bocchi Laboratories, is used in…