Tag: cyclospora

Bagged Salads Linked to 509 Parasite Infections in Midwest

Bagged Salads Linked to 509 Parasite Infections in Midwest

More than 500 people in the Midwest were infected with Cyclospora parasites after eating bagged salads with iceberg lettuce, carrots and red cabbage.

/ July 10, 2020
Salad Recalls Expand After More Parasite Infections Reported

Salad Recalls Expand After More Parasite Infections Reported

Fresh Express expanded a recall for bagged salads sold at Walmart and other stores after hundreds of people got parasite infections.

/ June 29, 2020
Cyclospora Parasite Outbreak Linked to Bagged Salads

Cyclospora Parasite Outbreak Linked to Bagged Salad

After 76 people were infected with Cyclospora, health officials warn consumers in 6 states to avoid certain bagged salads at Hy-Vee, Aldi and Jewel-Osco.

/ June 22, 2020
Wild Harvest® Basil Recalled for Cyclospora Parasite Contamination

Wild Harvest® Basil Recalled for Cyclospora Parasite Contamination

A recall was issued for Wild Harvest® Organic Basil after a product tested positive for Cyclospora parasite contamination.

/ May 12, 2020
Cyclospora Parasite Outbreak Linked to Basil from Mexico

First Cyclospora Lawsuit Filed Against Florida Restaurants

The first lawsuit has been filed against two popular restaurants in Jacksonville, Florida, after an outbreak of Cyclospora parasite infections were traced to fresh basil imported from Mexico.

/ October 12, 2019
Cyclospora Parasite Outbreak Linked to Basil from Mexico

Lawsuits Filed in Basil Cyclospora Parasite Outbreak

At least 3 lawsuits have been filed by people who were infected with the Cyclospora parasite after eating fresh basil at Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant in Jacksonville, Florida.

/ July 30, 2019
Cyclospora Parasite Outbreak Linked to Basil from Mexico

Cyclospora Parasite Outbreak Linked to Basil from Mexico

At least 132 people were infected with the Cyclospora parasite after eating fresh basil at restaurants in Florida, Minnesota, New York, and Ohio, likely from uncooked foods such as basil pesto or salad.

/ July 26, 2019
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Caito Foods Recalls Salads, Wraps Over Cyclospora Risk

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is warning consumers to avoid eating more than 2 dozen salads and wraps sold to several major retailers throughout the U.S., as they may be contaminated with the bacterium...

/ August 2, 2018
McDonald's Salads Linked to Cyclospora Outbreak

At Least 163 Cyclospora Cases Linked to McDonald’s Salads: CDC Update

More than 100 new cyclospora food poisoning illnesses have been reported across the U.S. in 2 separate outbreaks linked to contaminated salads sold at McDonald's restaurants, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced on Thursday.

/ July 20, 2018
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Second McDonald’s Salad Food Poisoning Lawsuit Filed

The national food safety law firm of Ron Simon & Associates has filed a second lawsuit against McDonald's over an outbreak of cyclospora food poisoning cases linked to salads sold at its restaurants in Illinois and neighboring states.

/ July 18, 2018