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ECDC: Average of 100 outbreaks per week in 2017

ECDC: AVERAGE OF 100 OUTBREAKS PER WEEK IN 2017

There were an average of 100 food and waterborne outbreaks per week in Europe, according to the 2017 zoonoses report. The European...

Statistics show mixed results on progress against foodborne illness in EU

STATISTICS SHOW MIXED RESULTS ON PROGRESS AGAINST FOODBORNE ILLNESS IN EU

Salmonella and Campylobacter infections were at a stable level during the past five years, but Listeria cases continue to rise in Europe,...

 
 
 
Just say no to cookie dough: CDC urges Americans to avoid the gooey delight

JUST SAY NO TO COOKIE DOUGH: CDC URGES AMERICANS TO AVOID THE GOOEY DELIGHT

Raw eggs carry salmonella risk, and flour carries and E. coli risk - both of which can leave you sick for days, or even hospitalized.

Don't eat raw cookie dough!

DON'T EAT RAW COOKIE DOUGH!

Because nothing would ruin the holiday festivities faster than getting infected with E. coli or salmonella.

 
 
 
Israel joins Canada, U.S. in Salmonella outbreak traced to tahini products

ISRAEL JOINS CANADA, U.S. IN SALMONELLA OUTBREAK TRACED TO TAHINI PRODUCTS

The Israeli Ministry of Health has reported almost 40 cases of Salmonella infection linked to tahini products that have also sickened...

Consumer Federation of America Report - Taking Salmonella Seriously: Policies to Protect Health under Current Law

CONSUMER FEDERATION OF AMERICA REPORT - TAKING SALMONELLA SERIOUSLY: POLICIES TO PROTECT HEALTH UNDER CURRENT LAW

Summary In a new report , the Consumer Federation of America examines the legal and scientific foundations for USDA policy on Salmonella...

 
 
 
Check Your Fridge: 5.1 Million Pounds of Beef Were Just Added to a Recall Issued in October

CHECK YOUR FRIDGE: 5.1 MILLION POUNDS OF BEEF WERE JUST ADDED TO A RECALL ISSUED IN OCTOBER

A beef recall issued in October warning customers that several million pounds of raw beef products could be contaminated with salmonella...

Belgian agency issues warning about meat linked to Salmonella outbreak

BELGIAN AGENCY ISSUES WARNING ABOUT MEAT LINKED TO SALMONELLA OUTBREAK

Authorities in Belgium have warned that certain meat products could be contaminated with Salmonella following processing of potentially...

 
 
 
More than 2,000 ill and nine dead in Australian outbreaks

MORE THAN 2,000 ILL AND NINE DEAD IN AUSTRALIAN OUTBREAKS

Foodborne outbreaks affected more than 2,000 and killed nine people in Australia in 2012, according to the latest OzFoodNet annual...

Multiple tahini products linked to Salmonella outbreak; recall initiated

MULTIPLE TAHINI PRODUCTS LINKED TO SALMONELLA OUTBREAK; RECALL INITIATED

A company in Israel is recalling its tahini products packaged under five brands because a sample tested positive for a strain of Salmonella...

 
 
 
These steps will help keep your Thanksgiving dinner safe from salmonella during turkey recall

THESE STEPS WILL HELP KEEP YOUR THANKSGIVING DINNER SAFE FROM SALMONELLA DURING TURKEY RECALL

The CDC says if you prepare and cook your turkey properly then it should be infection-free.

Nearly 1,500 sick from Salmonella in eggs from Poland

NEARLY 1,500 SICK FROM SALMONELLA IN EGGS FROM POLAND

Almost 1,500 people have been sickened by Salmonella linked to Polish eggs in an outbreak that has lasted more than six years and affected...

 
 
 
The meat supplier behind the salmonella outbreak that sickened more than 250 people is now recalling 99,000 more pounds of meat due to E. coli fears

THE MEAT SUPPLIER BEHIND THE SALMONELLA OUTBREAK THAT SICKENED MORE THAN 250 PEOPLE IS NOW RECALLING 99,000 MORE POUNDS OF MEAT DUE TO E. COLI FEARS

Almost 100,000 pounds of beef is being recalled by meat supplier JBS USA due to E. coli concerns. The recall comes less than two months...

The big thaw: Your turkey needs 24 hours for every 5 pounds to thaw safely

THE BIG THAW: YOUR TURKEY NEEDS 24 HOURS FOR EVERY 5 POUNDS TO THAW SAFELY

Contributed Editor's note: An ongoing outbreak of Salmonella Reading traced to raw turkey has sickened at least 164 people across 35...

 
 
 
President Trump, let's put the Turkey back into Thanksgiving

PRESIDENT TRUMP, LET'S PUT THE TURKEY BACK INTO THANKSGIVING

As of November 5, 2018, 164 people infected with the outbreak strain of Salmonella Reading have been reported from 35 states. Tonight...

Jennie-O Turkey appears to be a link in Salmonella Outbreak

JENNIE-O TURKEY APPEARS TO BE A LINK IN SALMONELLA OUTBREAK

As of November 5, 2018, 164 people infected with the outbreak strain of Salmonella Reading have been reported from 35 states. Tonight...

 
 
 
Well, it's almost Thanksgiving and there is a Salmonella Turkey Recall - What to do - And, not do?

WELL, IT'S ALMOST THANKSGIVING AND THERE IS A SALMONELLA TURKEY RECALL - WHAT TO DO - AND, NOT DO?

I have received a few emails and calls about what to do for Thanksgiving when there appears to be an ongoing outbreak and recall. FSIS...

Jennie-O Recalls Ground Turkey Following One Case Of Illness From Salmonella

JENNIE-O RECALLS GROUND TURKEY FOLLOWING ONE CASE OF ILLNESS FROM SALMONELLA

Over 45 tons of meat could potentially harbor the food-borne illness, the USDA said. More recalls from other companies could follow,...

 
 
 
PSA: Jennie-O Just Recalled 91,000 Pounds of Ground Turkey Due to Salmonella Outbreak

PSA: JENNIE-O JUST RECALLED 91,000 POUNDS OF GROUND TURKEY DUE TO SALMONELLA OUTBREAK

Before cooking any ground turkey in your refrigerator or freezer, you're going to want to check the labels ASAP. Jennie-O has recalled...

Raw turkey recalled one week before Thanksgiving amid salmonella outbreak

RAW TURKEY RECALLED ONE WEEK BEFORE THANKSGIVING AMID SALMONELLA OUTBREAK

The salmonella outbreak in raw turkey rages on just a week before Turkey Day, forcing the US Department of Agriculture to recall over...