Month: September 2017

'Death Wish' Coffee Recalled for Botulism Risk

‘Death Wish’ Coffee Recalled for Botulism Risk

Death Wish Coffee Co. has recalled all Nitro Cold Brew Coffee due to a risk of fatal botulism infections.

/ September 21, 2017
Raw Milk Linked to Antibiotic-Resistant Infection in Texas

Raw Milk Linked to Antibiotic-Resistant Infection in Texas

Health officials are warning that unpasteurized raw milk products may be contaminated with Brucella RB5, an antibiotic-resistant bacteria that can cause severe infections.

/ September 21, 2017
John Deere Lawn Tractor Model D105

John Deere Lawn Tractors Recalled Due to Crash Hazard

John Deere is recalling a model of its lawn tractors after it was found that the transmission can fail, posing a crash hazard to riders.

/ September 21, 2017
Ohio State University Reports 2 Cases of Legionnaires

Ohio State University Reports 2 Cases of Legionnaires

Health officials in Columbus are investigating 2 cases of Legionnaire's disease linked to Ohio State University.

/ September 20, 2017
Papaya Salmonella Outbreak Death Reported in California

Papaya Salmonella Outbreak Death Reported in California

One person in California has died of a severe Salmonella infection after eating Maradol papayas imported from Mexico, bringing the total case count to 235 illnesses with 2 deaths in 26 states.

/ September 20, 2017
2016 Dodge Ram 1500

Fiat-Chrysler Recalls Nearly 500,000 Dodge Ram Pickups Over Fire Hazard

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is recalling nearly a half-million Ram trucks to repair a potentially defective water pump that could lead to overheating and/or engine fires.

/ September 20, 2017
Single Shot May Someday Deliver All Childhood Vaccines

Single Shot May Someday Deliver All Childhood Vaccines

Scientists have invented an all-in-one injection that could eventually enable children to receive all of their vaccines in a single shot.

/ September 19, 2017
Cheese

Listeria Outbreak Linked to Soft Cheese in Rhode Island

Health officials in Rhode Island are urging all women — especially pregnant women — to avoid eating raw milk cheese after 2 cases of infections with Listeria.

/ September 19, 2017
Grilled Sausage

Meat Products Recalled for Potential Staph Contamination

A Washington company is recalling about 1,250 pounds of meat products over potential contamination with staphylococcal enterotoxin, a bacterium that causes severe foodborne illness.

/ September 19, 2017
Ford Explorer

Over 1 Million Ford Explorers Facing Recall Over Fumes, Exhaust Leaks

At least 1.33 million Ford Explorers from model years 2011-2017 may be recalled after thousands of consumers reported exhaust fumes inside the cabin.

/ September 18, 2017