cyclospora food poisoning from produce
Cyclospora Outbreaks Continue to Grow

At least 163 people are part of two unsolved Cyclospora outbreaks that continue to expand. The illnesses included in the outbreaks are among the 864 cases of domestically acquired cyclosporiasis reported nationwide between May and August. Contact Pritzker Hageman Cyclospora…

Cyclospora Parasite
Now There are 2 Cyclospora Outbreaks

Federal officials are investigating two Cyclospora outbreaks right now. Together they have sickened 133 people. The first outbreak, announced last month, has sickened 104 people. The second one, announced today, has sickened 29. The food sources of these outbreaks has…

Cyclospora life cycle
Cyclospora Parasite Poses Seasonal Threat to Fresh Produce

Until 1990, when the first U.S. Cyclospora outbreak was documented, not much was known about the parasite native to tropical and subtropical climates. Thirty years later, many Americans can say they are more familiar with the single-cell freeloader than they…

Cyclospora Poisoning Outbreak
Cyclospora Outbreak – FDA Tests Suspected Food Source of 62 Illnesses

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is testing samples of the food suspected to be the source of a Cyclospora outbreak that has sickened 62 people. These illnesses are a subset of the 208 domestically acquired cyclosporiasis cases that…