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Ground Beef E. coli Outbreak Ends After Sickening 209 in 10 States

A 10-state ground beef E. coli O103 outbreak has ended after sickening 209 people, two of whom developed hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS), a form of kidney failure that can be fatal. The people sickened said that before they became sick, they…

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ADM Wheat E. coli Outbreak Triggers Pillsbury Flour Recall

Pillsbury Best is the third brand of flour to be recalled in connection with the E. coli outbreak linked to ADM wheat. At least 17 people in eight states have developed E. coli infections after eating dough or tasting batter made from…

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ADM Wheat Linked to E. coli Outbreak Prompts Another Flour Recall

Three weeks ago, E. coli in ADM Milling wheat triggered a recall for ALDI’s Baker’s Corner flour after it was linked to an ongoing E. coli outbreak. Now, a second brand of flour, King Arthur, is being recalled. In the recall posted…

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Hepatitis A in Frozen Berries Sold at Kroger and Costco

Frozen triple berry mixes sold under the Private Selection brand at Kroger and the Kirkland brand at Costco stores may be contaminated with Hepatitis A. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a public health alert about the berries.…

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More Karawan Tahini Products Recalled for Salmonella Risk

A recall for Karawan brand tahini products, which are linked to a Salmonella outbreak, has been expanded. Brodt Zenatti Holding LLC of Jupiter, Florida has issued two previous tahini recalls in connection with this outbreak. One on May 15, 2019,…

Cyclospora Outbreak
Summertime is Peak Season for Cyclospora

Summertime is the peak season for Cyclospora, a parasite that can cause food poisoning.  Last summer, two Cyclospora outbreaks sickened hundreds of people. One of them was linked to Fresh Express salad sold at McDonald’s. The other was linked to Del…

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Salmonella Outbreak Forces Temporary Closure of Elite Daycare in Omaha

A Salmonella outbreak at Elite Childcare Academy in Omaha has prompted the temporary closure of the facility for cleaning. Douglas County health officials don’t yet have a total of the number of people sickened. The daycare, located near the intersection of…

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FDA Investigation of Caito Foods Outlasted Melon Salmonella Outbreak

The FDA investigation of Caito Foods has outlasted the Salmonella outbreak linked the company’s pre-cut melon. Last week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) declared an end to the outbreak after no new cases were reported after May…

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ALDI Baker’s Corner Flour E. coli Outbreak Sickens 17 in 8 States

An E. coli outbreak linked to Baker’s Corner flour sold at ALDI stores has sickened 17 people in eight states. ADM Milling has issued a recall for the flour which was sold in Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New…

Salmonella Poisoning
Del Monte Vegetable Trays Sold at Kwik Trip – Salmonella Outbreak

A Salmonella outbreak linked to Del Monte vegetable trays sold at Kwik Trip stores in Minnesota and Wisconsin has sickened four people. But that number is likely to rise, Salmonella Attorney Ryan Osterholm told Fox 9 News last night. Osterholm…

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Tahini Importer Recalls Another Brand Linked to Salmonella Outbreak

Another brand of tahini is being recalled in association with a multi-state tahini Salmonella outbreak. Brodt Zenatti Holding LLC of Jupiter, Fla. issued a recall for SoCo Brand tahini on May 20, 2019. This recall comes five days after the company issued…

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FDA Eyes Shigella Cluster in Multi-Pathogen Raw Oyster Outbreak

A five-state raw oyster outbreak has sickened 16 people. The oysters, harvested in Baja California Sur, Mexico from the Estero El Cadron, were contaminated with Vibrio, Shigella, E. coli Campylobacter Norovirus. Now the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is zeroing in on…