Turkey Salmonella Outbreak MN
Minnesota Hard Hit by Turkey Salmonella Outbreak

Minnesota has been hard hit by the turkey Salmonella outbreak that has sickened 164 people in 35 states, according to the latest update from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Sixty-three people have been hospitalized, one person from California has…

Romaine Lettuce E coli Outbreak
Are Lettuce E. coli Outbreaks on the Rise?

Whether it’s spinach or romaine, a chopped, bagged salad prepared at home, or as a meal enjoyed at a restaurant, Americans are eating more leafy greens than ever. But they’re also hearing more about lettuce E. coli outbreaks and wondering, are…

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Turkey Salmonella Outbreak Turns Deadly, 63 Hospitalized

A Salmonella outbreak linked to raw turkey products has sickened 164 people in 35 states, according to the latest update from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Sixty-three people needed hospitalization, one person from California has died. “This is…

Shigella
Wake Robin Shigella Outbreak Sickens 67 in Shelburne, Vermont

Health officials are investigating a shigellosis outbreak at the Wake Robin retirement community in Shelburne, VT, according to the state health department. Sixty-seven people have reported symptoms consistent with a Shigella infection, according to a VTDigger report. All of them…

Duncan Hines Classic White Salmonella
Duncan Hines Cake Mix Salmonella Recall, Illnesses May Be Related

Five illnesses may be related to a Duncan Hines cake mix Salmonella recall, according to a Conagra recall notice posted on the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) website. The recall includes specific lots of Classic White, Classic Butter Golden, Signature Confetti and Classic Yellow cakes mixes. Consumers…

Romaine Lettuce E. coli
Yuma Growing Season Begins Under Shadow of Deadly E. coli Outbreak

In the sun-drenched fields of Yuma, Arizona, a deadly  E.coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce is casting a long shadow as the leafy greens growing season gets underway. Together, California and Arizona produce about 95 percent of lettuce grown in the U.S. They divide the year seasonally.  Each November,…

Ground Beef Salmonella
Ground Beef Salmonella Outbreak Sickens 30 in New Mexico

Thirty people in New Mexico are part of the multi-state ground beef Salmonella outbreak linked to beef products sold under a variety of brand names. And these illnesses have been longer-lasting and more severe than typical cases of salmonellosis, according to…

Salmonella Bacteria
Gravel Ridge Egg Salmonella Outbreak Ends, Lawsuits May Follow

The Gravel Ridge Farms egg Salmonella outbreak sickened 44 people in 11 states before it ended today. Most of the people sickened in this outbreak ate eggs at a restaurant before they became ill. Twelve of them got so sick they…

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Tolleson Ground Beef Salmonella Outbreak Expands, Lawyers Investigate

Salmonella lawyers are investigating a growing outbreak linked to JBS Tolleson ground beef products. When the CDC announced the ground beef Salmonella outbreak on October 4, 2018, it included 57 people in 16 states. Now, 120 people in 22 states are sick and…

Salmonella
Cucumber Salmonella Outbreak Strikes Washington, Canada

A Salmonella outbreak likely linked to English cucumbers sold at Costo has sickened six people in Washington, according to the Washington State Department of Health. Cucumbers are also the likely source of an outbreak in Canada that has sickened 45 people.…

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…