2017-09-21T21:36:05+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Legionella Bacteria
Legionnaires’ Disease at SilverCreek on Main, MN Law Firm Investigating

Our law firm is investigating the Legionnaires’ disease outbreak involving two residents of SilverCreek on Main, a SilverCrest senior living community in Maple Grove, Minnesota. SilverCreek provides independent living, assisted living and memory care services to people over the age…

2017-03-14T13:37:33+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Minneapolis, MN, 55402
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Listeria CDC
Listeria Infections May be Serious Early Miscarriage Threat

Doctors have long known that listeriosis in a pregnant woman, especially toward the end of pregnancy, can cause miscarriage, stillbirth, premature labor, and serious illness in a newborn baby, including meningitis (brain infection). These problems are so serious that pregnant women who…

2018-01-10T11:58:38+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Pizza Dough
Restaurant E. coli O157:H7 and HUS Outbreak Investigation Implicates Flour

Flour used at a chain restaurant is the likely source of a recent outbreak of E. coli infections and hemolytic uremic syndrome (a complication that causes kidney failure), according to the CDC. This outbreak happened during the Gold Medal flour E.…

2017-09-05T10:13:08+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Minneapolis, MN, 55402
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Salmonella
Indelible Catering Turns in Permit after Salmonella Outbreak in AL

In November 2016, a Salmonella enteriditis outbreak in Sheffield, Alabama sickened almost 100 people. The Alabama Department of Public Health investigated the outbreak and determined that Indelible Catering, owned by Darvin McDaniel in Moulton, Alabama provided food for the private…

2017-09-05T10:14:19+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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E coli Bacteria
E. coli Outbreak Associated with Goat Dairy Farms in CT: MMWR

The CDC’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report issued Notes from the Field on December 30, 2016 about an outbreak of E. coli O157 infections associated with Goat Dairy Farm Visits in Connecticut. On March 24, 2016, the Connecticut Department of…

2017-09-05T10:14:37+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Thanksgiving meal
Clostridium Perfringens Illnesses Common at Holiday Meals

Clostridium perfringens bacteria is ubiquitous in the environment and causes many cases of food poisoning throughout the year in the United States. In fact, two foodborne illness outbreaks at Thanksgiving dinners this year were caused by this bacteria. The outbreak at…

2017-09-05T10:14:58+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Minneapolis, MN, 55402
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Thanksgiving meal
Golden Ponds Outbreak: Clostridium perfringens in the Gravy

According to news reports, the probable source of the Thanksgiving outbreak at Golden Ponds restaurant in Greece, New York was Clostridium perfringens in the gravy. That food was served at too low a temperature, which lets bacteria grow and produce…

2017-09-05T10:15:35+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Strawberry Smoothie
CDC Says Hepatitis A Outbreak Linked to Frozen Strawberries is Over

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have released their final update on the multistate outbreak of hepatitis A linked to imported frozen strawberries that were sold in Tropical Smoothie Cafe products. The CDC, the FDA, and several states have…

2016-11-21T15:29:07+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Salmonella Bacteria
Alabama Salmonella Outbreak Likely Linked to Indelible Catering

A Salmonella outbreak in Colbert County, Alabama last week is most likely linked to a meal prepared for a private event, according to the Alabama Department of Public Health. Officials have named the caterer: Indelible Catering of Moulton. At least…

2016-11-21T11:55:36+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Vibrio Bacteria Cause Vibriosis
Woman in Bellevue, WA Contracts Vibrio Infection

A woman in King County, Washington was diagnosed with a Vibrio vulnificus infection in a wound. This rare and infection can cause life-threatening illness. Vibrio bacteria live in seawater, but is usually found in warmer waters such as the Gulf…

2017-10-02T12:41:55+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Salmonella Bacteria
Salmonella Outbreak in Alabama Sickens 77, Hospitalizes 12

A Salmonella outbreak at a private event near Muscle Shoals, Alabama last weekend has sickened at least 77 people and hospitalized 12, according to a press release from the Alabama Department of Public Health. All of the patients are recovering,…

2016-11-14T20:43:03+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Salmonella
Salmonella Outbreak at Morimoto Napa in California Sickens Six

A Salmonella outbreak at Morimoto Napa restaurant in Napa Valley, California has sickened at least six people, according to a news report from the Napa Valley Register. Dr. Karen Relucio of Napa County Public Health told the paper that there…