Daughter with HUS and Mother
HUS Kidney Failure from E.coli: One Family’s Story

Each year, about 265,000 people get sick with E.coli food poisoning. Most people will experience symptoms that include bloody diarrhea, vomiting, and severe stomach cramps. Others, including children, older adults, and people with weakened immune systems, are at risk for…

Listeria Meningitis From Contaminated Ice Cream: One Man’s Story

September is Food Safety Education Month, where public health agencies like the FDA, CDC, and USDA encourage people to follow best practices for food safety in order to help reduce the risk of foodborne illness. The CDC estimates that about…