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E. coli, Salmonella and Listeria Oh My

E. COLI, SALMONELLA AND LISTERIA OH MY

In its continued efforts to protect consumers and ensure food safety, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has begun testing fresh...

Burrito Delight Link in Fort Lupton Colorado Salmonella Outbreak

BURRITO DELIGHT LINK IN FORT LUPTON COLORADO SALMONELLA OUTBREAK

The Weld County Department of Public Health and Environment is investigating an outbreak of Salmonella illness at Aims Community College....

 
 
 
CDC follows states, USDA, FDA with details about outbreak

CDC FOLLOWS STATES, USDA, FDA WITH DETAILS ABOUT OUTBREAK

A Salmonella outbreak reported Feb. 13 by Iowa officials as being linked to chicken salad was officially acknowledged Thursday by the...

Salmonella outbreak in Colorado growing; 2 restaurants closed

SALMONELLA OUTBREAK IN COLORADO GROWING; 2 RESTAURANTS CLOSED

A Colorado burrito restaurant, forced to close after catering two community college events where some attendees were sickened with...

 
 
 
FDA says 44 deaths linked to kratom products; recall initiated

FDA SAYS 44 DEATHS LINKED TO KRATOM PRODUCTS; RECALL INITIATED

Although the agency says it is unrelated to a current investigation of a multi-state Salmonella outbreak, the FDA is overseeing the...

Iowa manufacturer recalls chicken salad amid Salmonella outbreak

IOWA MANUFACTURER RECALLS CHICKEN SALAD AMID SALMONELLA OUTBREAK

A week after Iowa health officials put out a public health warning about chicken salad sickening people with Salmonella, the USDA-regulated...

 
 
 
FDA updates spice risk profile; 7,200 samples analyzed

FDA UPDATES SPICE RISK PROFILE; 7,200 SAMPLES ANALYZED

Four years ago, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration released a draft risk profile on the public health dangers associated with spices,...

Kratom linked to Salmonella outbreak; CDC posts warning

KRATOM LINKED TO SALMONELLA OUTBREAK; CDC POSTS WARNING

A coast-to-coast outbreak of Salmonella infections have been linked to kratom products, spurring a warning from the Centers for Disease...

 
 
 
Herbal drug kratom blamed for 20-state salmonella outbreak

HERBAL DRUG KRATOM BLAMED FOR 20-STATE SALMONELLA OUTBREAK

Consuming kratom, an herbal supplement marketed as an alternative to opioid drugs, has sickened 28 people with salmonella infections...

RECALL ALERT: Yesterday's Dog Treat Recall Expanded Over Salmonella Concerns

RECALL ALERT: YESTERDAY'S DOG TREAT RECALL EXPANDED OVER SALMONELLA CONCERNS

Yesterday, four companies issued a recall for certain lots of products over Salmonella concerns. Shortly after, one of the companies...

 
 
 
Scientists Develop A Way To Use A Smartphone To Prevent Food Poisoning

SCIENTISTS DEVELOP A WAY TO USE A SMARTPHONE TO PREVENT FOOD POISONING

A microscope that clips on to your phone's camera can detect bacteria, such as salmonella or E. coli, even in tiny amounts. But the...

French baby formula scandal broadens; retailers blame Lactalis

FRENCH BABY FORMULA SCANDAL BROADENS; RETAILERS BLAME LACTALIS

Negative news keeps piling up for French dairy giant Lactalis, which recalled 12 million cans of baby milk in December because of a...

 
 
 
Spring chickens have sprung; CDC warns of pathogen dangers

SPRING CHICKENS HAVE SPRUNG; CDC WARNS OF PATHOGEN DANGERS

Baby chick season is upon us. Some say the big question is whether the chicken or the egg came first, but public health pros say a...

94 in Iowa Sick with Salmonella Linked to Fareway Chicken Salad

94 IN IOWA SICK WITH SALMONELLA LINKED TO FAREWAY CHICKEN SALAD

94 Sick in Iowa, Chicken Salad sold at Fareway grocery stores in Iowa, as well as Illinois, Minnesota, Nebraska and South Dakota. 28...

 
 
 
CDC says more frozen coconut Salmonella illnesses possible

CDC SAYS MORE FROZEN COCONUT SALMONELLA ILLNESSES POSSIBLE

Although the agency has posted a final investigation report on a Salmonella outbreak traced to frozen coconut , officials at the CDC...

Chicken salad Salmonella outbreak nears 100 cases in 2 states

CHICKEN SALAD SALMONELLA OUTBREAK NEARS 100 CASES IN 2 STATES

Health officials have identified almost 100 sick people in Iowa and at least one in Minnesota in a multi-state Salmonella outbreak...

 
 
 
Nurses, doctors, others lineup against raw milk bill in Iowa

NURSES, DOCTORS, OTHERS LINEUP AGAINST RAW MILK BILL IN IOWA

Opposition is building against an Iowa bill that would allow dairy operations in the state to sell unpasteurized milk directly to consumers. Since...

Feds post chicken salad alert; Salmonella investigation expands

FEDS POST CHICKEN SALAD ALERT; SALMONELLA INVESTIGATION EXPANDS

A day after Iowa officials warned the public about an outbreak of Salmonella linked to chicken salad, federal officials issued an alert...

 
 
 
Food safety concerns at cannabis production facilities continue

FOOD SAFETY CONCERNS AT CANNABIS PRODUCTION FACILITIES CONTINUE

The legalization of cannabis in a growing number of U.S. states and Canadian provinces continues to raise concerns about a variety...

Darwin's Natural Pet Products Announces Recall

DARWIN'S NATURAL PET PRODUCTS ANNOUNCES RECALL

Share This! Darwin's Natural Pet Products of Tukwila, WA announced a recall yesterday for two of its ZooLogics brand dog food due to...