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U.K. sees rise in Campylobacter, Salmonella cases

U.K. SEES RISE IN CAMPYLOBACTER, SALMONELLA CASES

Campylobacter, Salmonella and non-O157 Shiga toxin producing E. coli cases increased in the United Kingdom in 2017, according to a...

Non-profit consumer group calls for action; cites increase in food recalls

NON-PROFIT CONSUMER GROUP CALLS FOR ACTION; CITES INCREASE IN FOOD RECALLS

Likening a trip to the grocery store to shooting craps, a consumer watchdog group is reporting that data from the U.S. government shows...

 
 
 
INFOSAN involved in fipronil, fake rice and Salmonella events

INFOSAN INVOLVED IN FIPRONIL, FAKE RICE AND SALMONELLA EVENTS

An international food safety entity responded to more than 80 incidents over a two-year period, according to a report. The International...

Norway investigates Listeria infections; Sweden, Denmark report on Campylobacter and Salmonella

NORWAY INVESTIGATES LISTERIA INFECTIONS; SWEDEN, DENMARK REPORT ON CAMPYLOBACTER AND SALMONELLA

Norwegian authorities are investigating a potential outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes that has affected six people. The Norwegian...

 
 
 
More than 160,000 pounds of turkey are being recalled after a salmonella outbreak sickens over 200 people

MORE THAN 160,000 POUNDS OF TURKEY ARE BEING RECALLED AFTER A SALMONELLA OUTBREAK SICKENS OVER 200 PEOPLE

Over 160,000 pounds of Jennie-O ground turkey meat have been recalled over fears of salmonella contamination. In November, over 90,000...

GENOME DIVERGENCE AND INCREASED VIRULENCE OF OUTBREAK ASSOCIATED SALMONELLA ENTERICA SUBSPECIES ENTERICA SEROVAR HEIDELBERG

Abstract Salmonella enterica serotype Heidelberg is primarily a poultry adapted serotype of Salmonella that can also colonize other...

 
 
 
FDA warns about Listeria, Salmonella and E. coli with whole fresh avocados and hot peppers

FDA WARNS ABOUT LISTERIA, SALMONELLA AND E. COLI WITH WHOLE FRESH AVOCADOS AND HOT PEPPERS

Wash produce! The U.S. Food and Drug Administration released two reports today on its sampling of whole fresh avocados and hot peppers...

More than 164,000 pounds of ground turkey recalled amid salmonella concerns

MORE THAN 164,000 POUNDS OF GROUND TURKEY RECALLED AMID SALMONELLA CONCERNS

The recall was announced as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported 52 new cases of illness associated with the outbreak,...

 
 
 
Jennie - O Ground Turkey a link in a 38 State Salmonella Reading Outbreak

JENNIE - O GROUND TURKEY A LINK IN A 38 STATE SALMONELLA READING OUTBREAK

As of December 18, 2018, 216 people infected with the outbreak strain of Salmonella Reading have been reported from 38 states and the...

Another 82 tons of raw turkey recalled as Salmonella Reading outbreak turns deadly

ANOTHER 82 TONS OF RAW TURKEY RECALLED AS SALMONELLA READING OUTBREAK TURNS DEADLY

Another Jennie-O Turkey Store, this one in Faribault, MN, late Friday recalled more than 164,000 pounds of raw ground turkey products...

 
 
 
Austria investigates increase in Salmonella cases

AUSTRIA INVESTIGATES INCREASE IN SALMONELLA CASES

Austrian authorities are investigating an increase in cases of Salmonella Coeln. In August and September, cases caused by the pathogen...

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...