Peaches Salmonella Outbreak Ends with 101 Sick

The Salmonella outbreak linked to fresh peaches produced by Prima Wawona and sold under a variety of brand names has ended after sickening 101 people in 17 states, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Twenty-eight people…

Salmonella Outbreak at Nekter Juice Bar in Woodbury

A Salmonella outbreak at NéktƏr Juice Bar in Woodbury, MN has sickened at least nine people, according to the Minnesota Department of Health. Two people have been hospitalized. The nine patients identified so far in this outbreak, who range in…

Onion Salmonella Outbreak Ends with 1,127 Sick, 167 Hospitalized

The Salmonella outbreak linked to onions produced by Thompson International of Bakersfield, CA and sold under a variety of brand names has ended with 1,127 sick and 167 hospitalized, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The…

Meijer Cantaloupe Salmonella Recall Includes Whole and Cut Melon

Meijer is recalling whole cantaloupe and products containing cut cantaloupe that may be contaminated with Salmonella. The recall is being issued in conjunction with Eagle Produce of Aguila, AZ. Meijer shoppers who have purchased whole cantaloupe, cut cantaloupe, mixed cut…

Wood Ear Mushroom Salmonella Outbreak Expands, 43 Sick

The Salmonella Stanley outbreak linked to wood ear mushrooms has expanded to include 43 people four of whom have been hospitalized, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Since the agency’s last update, on September 24, 2020,…

Onion Salmonella Outbreak in Canada Ends with 515 Sick

The onion Salmonella outbreak in Canada has ended after sickening 515 people. Seventy-nine people were hospitalized, three people died. In the U.S., 1,012 illnesses had been reported as of September 1, 2020. In both countries, the outbreak was linked to…

Salmonella from Chicken: One Family’s Story

Salmonella is a major public health concern in the U.S. Each year, more than 1 million people get sick with Salmonella food poisoning. On average, 26,500 of those people will be hospitalized and at least 420 will die. And there…

Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Dried Wood Ear Mushrooms Sickens 41

A Salmonella outbreak linked to dried wood ear mushrooms has sickened 41 people in 10 states. Four people have been hospitalized, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Several clusters of illness have been linked to ramen…

Salmonella Outbreak Sickens 17 in NE Colorado

Colorado health officials are investigating a Salmonella outbreak that has sickened 17 people in the northeastern part of the state.  Eleven of the illnesses were reported from Logan County. Health officials have not yet identified a single, common source for…

Salmonella Outbreak Linked to La Aldea Grocery Store, in West Lafayette, IN

Tippecanoe County health officials are investigating a cluster of Salmonella infections linked to La Aldea grocery store in West Lafayette, IN. The health department is asking customers who have shopped at the store, located at 2801 Klondike Road #D, between…

Salmonella Onion Outbreak Sickens 1,518 in U.S. and Canada

The Salmonella outbreak linked to onions produced by Thomson International of Bakersfield, CA has sickened 1,518 people in the U.S. and Canda. Five hundred and six of those illnesses have occurred in Canada where health officials are urging citizens to…

Can I Get Salmonella from Ground Beef?

Yes, You Can Get Salmonella from Ground Beef Most people are aware that ground beef can pose an E. coli risk, but not as many realize that you can get Salmonella from contaminated ground beef. As food safety lawyers, we’re…