Legionella in the Lungs
Harlem Hospital Cooling Tower Was Source of Legionnaires’ Outbreak

Health officials have identified a Harlem Hospital cooling tower as the source of a Legionnaires’ disease outbreak in Harlem that sickened 18 people in Harlem last month. Two people remain hospitalized. Contact the Pritzker Hageman Legionnaires’ Team Phone: 1-888-377-8900  |   Text: 1-612-261-0856…

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Pipeline in Coolidge Explosion Not Originally Configured for Natural Gas

The pipeline that exploded in Coolidge, AZ killing two people and injuring another was initially designed to carry crude oil, not natural gas, and therefore may not have been designed to prevent the type of rupture that occurred, an expert…

Frozen Shrimp Salmonella Outbreak
Shrimp Salmonella Outbreak Ends But FDA Says Check Your Freezer

A frozen shrimp Salmonella outbreak is over but the FDA is worried some consumers may have the recalled product in their freezers. The Salmonella Weltevreden outbreak triggered a recall and then a huge expansion of that recall that included shrimp…

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Salmonella Outbreak in 25 States Includes Restaurants

A 25-state Salmonella outbreak includes clusters of illnesses associated with restaurants, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. These restaurant clusters are groups of people who don’t know each other but ate at the same restaurant and got…

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House Explosion in Marion, Ohio Injures 1

One person suffered severe burns and was hospitalized after a house explosion in Marion, Ohio on September 15. Fire crews arrived within two minutes of the call to find a severely burned man with life-threatening injuries lying in the yard…

Kroger Kale Listeria Recall
Baker Farms, SEG, Kroger Kale Listeria Recall

Bags of chopped kale sold under the brand names Baker Farms, SEG, and Kroger are being recalled for Listeria risk. At the time of the recall, the companies were not aware of any illnesses, however, consumers who have purchased these…

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E. coli Cake Mix Outbreak Ends with 16 Sick

The E. coli cake mix outbreak has ended with 16 people sick and seven hospitalized, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). One person developed hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS) a form of kidney failure that is a…

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Fountain Inn House Explosion Injures 1 in South Carolina

A house explosion in Fountain Inn, South Carolina yesterday morning left one man seriously injured. Kenneth Rhodes was airlifted to an area hospital for treatment of burns and other injuries. Contact the Pritzker Hageman Explosion Team Phone: 1-888-377-8900  |   Text: 1-612-261-0856 Contact…

Burma Parsley E. coli Recall
Buurma Farms Parsley E. coli Recall

Buurma Farms Inc. of Willard, OH has issued an E. coli recall for flat leaf parsley. At the time of the recall, no illnesses had been reported, however, consumers who have purchased this product should not eat it as E.…

Salmonella Outbreak
Salmonella Thompson Outbreak Sickens 77

Federal health officials are searching for the source of a Salmonella Thompson outbreak that has sickened 77 people, according to the latest information from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Details about the investigation have not been released so…

Salmonella Bacteria
Salmonella Oranienburg Outbreak Sickens 126

Federal health officials are investigating a Salmonella Oranienburg outbreak that has sickened 126 people, according to new information from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). A food source has not yet been identified and it is not yet known…

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Listeria Outbreak Linked to NetCost Market in Brooklyn

A Listeria outbreak linked to ready-to-eat food from the deli counter at NetCost Market in Brooklyn has sickened three people all of whom were hospitalized,  according to the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. Consumers who purchased…