E. coli O121 Source Likely General Mills Flour, Gold Medal Use Reported

The CDC has found that General Mills flour is a probably source of the outbreak of E. coli O121 illnesses that has made at least 38 people in the United States sick. , according to the CDC.  A recall of General…

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General Mills Flour Recall and E. coli O121 Outbreak Investigated by Law Firm

An E. coli O121 outbreak has prompted General Mills to recall about 10 million pounds of flour. To date, the outbreak has sickened 38 people in 20 states. (As of July, 25, the count is 46 people in 21 states,…

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E. coli Linked to Olympus Duodenoscope Used at University of Colorado Hospital

An E. coli outbreak has been linked to an Olympus duodenoscope used at University of Colorado Hospital. According to the Denver Post, nine patients that had surgeries using an Olympus Medical System Corporation duodenoscope contracted E. coli infections. Three of…

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Outbreak Associated with Oak Leaf Dairy

A major E. coli O157 outbreak in Connecticut has sickened over 40 people. Three of the 41 case patients confirmed in this outbreak have suffered HUS kidney failure, a life-threatening complication. The State Department of Public Health in Connecticut has associated these…

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Oak Leaf Goat Farm Outbreak: Lawyer for E. coli Lawsuit

A confirmed outbreak of HUS E. coli associated with the Oak Leaf Dairy Farm in Lebanon, Connecticut, has sickened at least 14 people. This is the tenth infectious disease outbreak linked to a petting zoo in the United States in…

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HUS Illnesses are Part of Oak Leaf Farm E. coli Outbreak

Public health officials in Lebanon, Connecticut, have associated 14 cases of E. coli O157 infection with Oak Leaf Farm.  Five of the outbreak victims have been hospitalized and two of those individuals suffered kidney failure, diagnosed with Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome…

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Law Firm Settles Daycare Wrongful Death Case For $1 Million

A lawsuit brought by the family of a two-year old boy who died after contracting E. coli in a Greenwood, South Carolina, daycare has been resolved by payment of $1 million to the family of Myles Mayfield. Attorney Eric Hageman…

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5 E. coli Cases in MN Outbreak Associated with Pizza Ranch, Lawyer Investigating

5 people in Minnesota have been sickened in an E. coli outbreak associated with eating at Pizza Ranch, according to the Minnesota Department of Health. Pizza dough is the likely source of the outbreak. It is not yet known how…

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Jack and Green Sprouts E. coli Recall; Lawyer for Victims

Alfalfa sprouts produced by Jack & The Green Sprouts of River Falls, Wisconsin, “are the likely source” of an outbreak of E. coli O157 in Minnesota and Wisconsin, where nine people have been sickened. Two of the victims were hospitalized,…

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5 Reasons to Sue over Alfalfa Sprouts E. coli Outbreak

A number of Minneapolis and St. Paul residents, along with three Minnesotans who live outside the Twin Cities metro area have been identified as case patients in an outbreak of toxic E. coli O157:NM associated with alfalfa sprouts from Jack…

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Minnesota E. coli O157:NM Outbreak Associated with Alfalfa Sprouts, Lawyers Investigating

Our E. coli lawyers are investigating an outbreak of E. coli O157:NM infections in Minnesota associated with alfalfa sprouts produced by Jack & The Green Sprouts, a River Falls, Wisconsin company. Our offices are in Minneapolis, MN, and we are…

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E. coli Outbreak in California and Organic Pastures Recall

Organic Pastures whole raw milk has been recalled by its California maker for possible E. coli O157:H7 contamination. At the same time, the Food and Drug Branch of the California Department of Public Health has opened up an environmental investigation…