Month: November 2019

Mixed Vegetable Trays Recalled in 11 States for Listeria Risk

Fresh Vegetable Trays Recalled in 11 States for Listeria Risk

Russ Davis Wholesale recalled a variety of mixed fresh vegetable products that were sold in 11 states under the Crazy Fresh® or Quick & Easy® brands due to a risk of Listeria contamination.

/ November 12, 2019
Pressure Cooker Explosion Severely Burns 2-Year-Old Girl in Virginia

Pressure Cooker Explosion Burns 2-Year-Old Girl in Virginia

A 2-year-old girl was severely burned by a pressure cooker that exploded on Halloween night.

/ November 9, 2019
Deadly Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Ground Beef

Deadly Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Ground Beef

At least one person has died in an outbreak of Salmonella after eating ground beef, but health officials have not identified a source.

/ November 8, 2019
Common Vitamins May Interfere With Lab Test Results

Common Vitamins May Interfere With Lab Test Results

Biotin (vitamin B7) in multivitamins, prenatals, and supplements for hair, skin, and nails can interfere with lab test results for heart attacks, hormone levels, and other serious health conditions.

/ November 6, 2019
Aldi and Raley's Frozen Raspberries Recalled for Hepatitis A Risk

Aldi and Raley’s Frozen Raspberries Recalled for Hepatitis A Risk

Wawona Frozen Food recalled Aldi and Raley's store-brand frozen raspberries and frozen berry mixes containing raspberries due to a risk of contamination with Hepatitis A.

/ November 6, 2019
Over 100 Vegetable Products Recalled for Listeria Risk

Over 100 Vegetable Products Recalled for Listeria Risk

More than 100 vegetable products were recalled due to a risk of Listeria, including brand-names such as Mann's, Del Monte, HEB, Trader Joe's, Kroger, Signature Farms, O Organics, Marketside, and more.

/ November 4, 2019
Ethicon Recalls Echelon Flex Staplers After Death Reported

Ethicon Recalls Echelon Flex Staplers After Death Reported

Ethicon has announced a Class I recall for Echelon Flex™ Endopath® surgical staplers because they may fail to completely form staples.

/ November 1, 2019
IVC Filter Trial Ends in $33 Million Jury Verdict in Philadelphia

IVC Filter Trial Ends in $33 Million Jury Verdict in Philadelphia

A jury in Philadelphia has ordered Rex Medical to pay $33 million to a woman who was injured by an Option® retrievable vena cava filter.

/ November 1, 2019