Legionella in the Lungs
Champaign-Urbana Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak Sickens 6

A Legionnaires’ disease outbreak in Champaign County, Illinois has sickened six people, according to the Illinois Department of Public Health. The first illnesses associated with the outbreak were reported on September 15, 2018. Health officials are investigating several potential sources of…

Raw Chicken Salmonella Outbreak
Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Raw Chicken Products

A Salmonella outbreak linked to raw chicken products has sickened 92 people in 21 states, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Twenty-nine people have been hospitalized. Contact a Salmonella Lawyer Raw Chicken Salmonella Outbreak Health officials…

Raw Milk
Pot ‘O Gold Dairy Raw Milk Salmonella Outbreak Sickens 9 in PA

A Salmonella outbreak linked to raw milk produced by Pot ‘O Gold Dairy in Bear Lake, Pennsylvania has sickened nine people, according to state health an agriculture officials. Consumers who have purchased raw milk from the dairy since September 10,…

Food Poisoning Attorney Ryan Osterholm
Lawyer Merges Science and Law in National Foodborne Illness Practice

What do foodborne illness, science, law and giant pumpkins have in common? Food poisoning attorney Ryan Osterholm credits his passion for science and law as the building blocks for his national foodborne illness practice. Not only is Ryan one of…

hospital interior
CDC Report: Most Food Poisoning Outbreaks Still Occur at Restaurants

Restaurants remain the most common setting of food poisoning outbreaks, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The report, entitled Surveillance for Foodborne Disease Outbreaks United States 2016 Annual Report, also reveals that 839…

Salmonella Outbreak
Winn Dixie, Sprouts and Savemart Sold JBS Beef Recalled for Salmonella

Winn Dixie, Sprouts, Savemart, Harvey’s, Lucky and FoodMaxx are among the stores that sold recalled JBS Tolleson ground beef after it was linked to a Salmonella outbreak. Fifty-seven illnesses have been reported from 16 states, 14 peoplehave been hospitalized. The U.S.…

Ground Beef Salmon
JBS Tolleson Beef Salmonella Outbreak Triggers 6.5 Million-Pound Recall

A Salmonella outbreak linked to beef produced by JBS Tolleson Inc., of Tolleson, Arizona has triggered a recall fo 6.5 million pounds of beef, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (USDA-FSIS). Fifty-seven illnesses were reported from…

CDC Epi curve Ham Listeria Outbreak 10/3/18
Johnson County Ham Listeria Outbreak: 4 Sick, 1 Dead

A Listeria outbreak linked to Johnson County Ham products has hospitalized four people, one of whom has died. The company has issued a recall for the ready-to-eat products. Consumers who have purchased these products should not eat them as Listeria can…

CDC Map Gravel Ridge Egg Salmonella Outbreak 10/2/18
Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Gravel Ridge Farm Eggs Expands

A Salmonella outbreak linked to shell eggs from Gravel Ridge Farms in Cullman, Alabama has expanded to include 38 illnesses in seven states, according to the latest update from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Ten people have…

E coli Bacteria
Williams Brothers Ham Products Linked to MO E. coli Outbreak

Ham products produced by Williams Brothers Meat Market in Washington, Missouri, are linked to an E. coli outbreak that has sickened four people, according to a report from emissourian.com. The store has issued a recall for all cured or smoked ready-to-eat…

Kelloggs Honey Smacks Cereal
Lawyer Fields Questions as Honey Smacks Salmonella Outbreak Ends

The Honey Smacks Salmonella outbreak has ended after sickening 135 people in 36 states, but Salmonella lawyer Ryan Osterholm is still fielding questions from consumers. “When someone suffers a serious foodborne illness, it is often devastating for them and for their…

Vibrio Bacteria Cause Vibriosis
Imported Fresh Crab Meat Vibrio Outbreak Ends, Lawsuits May Follow

A Vibrio outbreak linked to crab meat imported from Venezuela and sold at restaurants and grocery stores has ended after sickening 26 people, hospitalizing nine of them. Some of those sickened may still choose to file lawsuits, says Vibrio lawyer Fred…