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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...

 
 
 
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...

The best of times for shellfish harvest, the worst of times for shellfish harvest

THE BEST OF TIMES FOR SHELLFISH HARVEST, THE WORST OF TIMES FOR SHELLFISH HARVEST

It's time to grab a sun hat and shovel, or rake, and head to the beach to dig for clams or gather oysters. What could be a better summer...

 
 
 
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...

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...

 
 
 
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...

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...

 
 
 
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...

FDA finds Cyclospora in Fresh Express salad sold at McDonald's restaurants

FDA FINDS CYCLOSPORA IN FRESH EXPRESS SALAD SOLD AT MCDONALD'S RESTAURANTS

Federal officials have confirmed parasites in salad mix that Fresh Express sold to McDonald's and other unnamed companies. Almost 300...

 
 
 
Parasite risk in wraps, salads spurs warning; romaine blamed

PARASITE RISK IN WRAPS, SALADS SPURS WARNING; ROMAINE BLAMED

To view photos of all labels of all of the products subject to the public health alert, please

 
 
 
CDC posts numbers on US outbreaks; chicken sickens the most

CDC POSTS NUMBERS ON US OUTBREAKS; CHICKEN SICKENS THE MOST

The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is out with new data on outbreaks of foodborne illness, reporting statistics...

CDC: Surveillance for Foodborne Disease Outbreaks - United States, 2009-2015

CDC: SURVEILLANCE FOR FOODBORNE DISEASE OUTBREAKS - UNITED STATES, 2009-2015

Fast Facts of CDC: Surveillance for Foodborne Disease Outbreaks - United States, 2009-2015 Surveillance Summaries / July 27, 2018 /...

 
 
 
UK hardest hit in Salmonella outbreak linked to cucumbers

UK HARDEST HIT IN SALMONELLA OUTBREAK LINKED TO CUCUMBERS

European officials have linked ready-to-eat products containing cucumbers to a multi-country outbreak of Salmonella that has sickened...

CDC says outbreak linked to pre-cut melon is over; 77 sick

CDC SAYS OUTBREAK LINKED TO PRE-CUT MELON IS OVER; 77 SICK

Half of the people confirmed with Salmonella infections associated with pre-cut melon had to be admitted to hospitals, according to...

 
 
 
Backyard flocks spreading Salmonella; 6 outbreaks ongoing

BACKYARD FLOCKS SPREADING SALMONELLA; 6 OUTBREAKS ONGOING

More than a fourth of 212 people infected with Salmonella from backyard flocks so far this year are children younger than 5 years old,...

Danish botulism outbreak traced to homemade savory jelly

DANISH BOTULISM OUTBREAK TRACED TO HOMEMADE SAVORY JELLY

Homemade savory jelly caused an outbreak of foodborne botulism in Denmark last month, according to the Statens Serum Institut . The...

 
 
 
Kraft Heinz Co. recalls Taco Bell cheese sauce for botulism risk

KRAFT HEINZ CO. RECALLS TACO BELL CHEESE SAUCE FOR BOTULISM RISK

Product photos provided by Kraft Heinz Food Co. The Kraft Heinz Food Co. is recalling what is likely more than 100,000 jars of cheese...