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CDC monitoring measles outbreak in 21 states, including Illinois

CDC MONITORING MEASLES OUTBREAK IN 21 STATES, INCLUDING ILLINOIS

Health officials across the country are monitoring the spread of measles across 21 states, according to the Centers for Disease Control...

Ebola fears in the Democratic Republic of Congo raised

EBOLA FEARS IN THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO RAISED

Professor Paul Hunter, of the University of East Anglia, admitted this poses ‘substantial' problems for aid workers battling round-the-clock...

 
 
 
Public Health closes Fremont Bowl restaurant in Seattle

PUBLIC HEALTH CLOSES FREMONT BOWL RESTAURANT IN SEATTLE

Known for its Chirashi bowl, but called The Fremont Bowl for its Seattle location, a small, but popular Japanese restaurant was forced...

Rural Missouri hospital reports Salmonella outbreak

RURAL MISSOURI HOSPITAL REPORTS SALMONELLA OUTBREAK

Missouri's Perry County Memorial Hospital is reporting at least 23 cases of Salmonella have been diagnosed since August 6. And more...

 
 
 
Three EU countries in recalls due to Salmonella in eggs

THREE EU COUNTRIES IN RECALLS DUE TO SALMONELLA IN EGGS

Salmonella in eggs has led to separate recalls in three European countries in a timely reminder for vigilance after a recent rise in...

More than 400 confirmed sick in Fresh Express, McDonald's salad outbreak

MORE THAN 400 CONFIRMED SICK IN FRESH EXPRESS, MCDONALD'S SALAD OUTBREAK

In the past week, another 41 people were confirmed infected by Cyclospora parasites in an outbreak traced to Fresh Express salad mix...

 
 
 
McDonald's Fresh Express Cyclospora Outbreak Hits 436

MCDONALD'S FRESH EXPRESS CYCLOSPORA OUTBREAK HITS 436

The CDC, public health and regulatory officials in several states, and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration are investigating a multistate...

FDA's “Preliminary Hypotheses” on cause of deadly E. coli Outbreak - Cow Feces

FDA'S “PRELIMINARY HYPOTHESES” ON CAUSE OF DEADLY E. COLI OUTBREAK - COW FECES

Surprised? I did not think so. Cattle feces from a CAFO gets into the water supply that is used to irrigate romaine lettuce - what...

 
 
 
Rat lungworm cases linked to eating centipedes; host snails increasing in US

RAT LUNGWORM CASES LINKED TO EATING CENTIPEDES; HOST SNAILS INCREASING IN US

A foodborne parasite detected in two patients in a Chinese hospital has been traced to consumption of raw wild centipedes, according...

A woman is suing McDonald's salad supplier after becoming so severely ill she was 'forced to wear Depends diapers' in parasitic illness outbreak that has sickened at least 395 people

A WOMAN IS SUING MCDONALD'S SALAD SUPPLIER AFTER BECOMING SO SEVERELY ILL SHE WAS 'FORCED TO WEAR DEPENDS DIAPERS' IN PARASITIC ILLNESS OUTBREAK THAT HAS SICKENED AT LEAST 395 PEOPLE

Hollis Johnson/Business Insider A woman is suing McDonald's salad supplier after becoming so severely ill she was "forced to wear Depends...

 
 
 
The source of an illness outbreak linked to an Ohio Chipotle remains a mystery

THE SOURCE OF AN ILLNESS OUTBREAK LINKED TO AN OHIO CHIPOTLE REMAINS A MYSTERY

Chipotle/Facebook Health officials still don't know what caused a potential foodborne illness outbreak linked to a Chipotle restaurant...

The company behind the McDonald's parasite outbreak that sickened 395 people has issued another recall, and still can't explain what happened

THE COMPANY BEHIND THE MCDONALD'S PARASITE OUTBREAK THAT SICKENED 395 PEOPLE HAS ISSUED ANOTHER RECALL, AND STILL CAN'T EXPLAIN WHAT HAPPENED

Getty Images Fresh Express has issued another product recall, after its salads were found to be the source of an outbreak of the cyclospora...

 
 
 
Seeking action: Representative presses FDA for answers on cyclospora in salad

SEEKING ACTION: REPRESENTATIVE PRESSES FDA FOR ANSWERS ON CYCLOSPORA IN SALAD

Opinion Editor's note: U.S. Rep Rosa DeLauro sent this letter to FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb on Friday. Dear Commissioner Gottlieb: I...

SUSPECT PET FOOD HITS WA

AN outbreak of a potentially fatal canine condition linked to a "premium" brand of pet food has spread to WA, leaving local dog owners...

 
 
 
Fresh Express Responds to Cyclospora Outbreak

FRESH EXPRESS RESPONDS TO CYCLOSPORA OUTBREAK

Fresh Express Statement about Recall of a Limited Number of Cases of Expired Products Not Marked or Labeled for Retail Sale: At Fresh...

Health officials found boxes of raw chicken 'leaning' on packaged foods in Chipotle restaurants linked to illness reports

HEALTH OFFICIALS FOUND BOXES OF RAW CHICKEN 'LEANING' ON PACKAGED FOODS IN CHIPOTLE RESTAURANTS LINKED TO ILLNESS REPORTS

Health officials have inspected three Chipotle restaurants in Powell, Ohio, after receiving nearly 700 inquiries related to a suspected...

 
 
 
Nearly 400 people sickened in McDonald's salad outbreak

NEARLY 400 PEOPLE SICKENED IN MCDONALD'S SALAD OUTBREAK

The total number of laboratory-confirmed illnesses from this outbreak is now 395, according to a statement from the U.S. Food and Drug...

Damn, Chipotle

DAMN, CHIPOTLE

As of Tuesday July 31, 2018, the Delaware General Health District has received a total of 683 inquiries related to a possible foodborne...

 
 
 
Tiger Brands Polony Still Sickening South African's Months After Recall - 1,060 Sick with 216 Dead

TIGER BRANDS POLONY STILL SICKENING SOUTH AFRICAN'S MONTHS AFTER RECALL - 1,060 SICK WITH 216 DEAD

NICD updated this Listeria Outbreak at the end of July. Of note, the numbers of ill have continued to drop following the recall of...

FDA weighs in on expanding Cyclospora outbreak linked to Fresh Express

FDA WEIGHS IN ON EXPANDING CYCLOSPORA OUTBREAK LINKED TO FRESH EXPRESS

Although, McDonalds is linked to nearly 300 illnesses, other illnesses may also be linked as recalls expand. NOTE - FDA and Fresh Express...