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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
McDonald's Restaurant

First McDonald’s Cyclospora Lawsuit Filed

The first lawsuit over cyclospora food poisoning illnesses linked to McDonald’s salads sold in Illinois and neighboring states has been filed by the national food safety law firm of Ron Simon & Associates.

/ July 17, 2018
McDonald's Salads Linked to Cyclospora Outbreak

McDonald’s Salads Linked to Cyclospora Outbreak

At least 61 people in 7 states were infected with the Cyclospora parasite after eating salads from McDonald's restaurants.

/ July 16, 2018
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Del Monte Recalls Veggie Trays Over Parasite Contamination

Del Monte Foods, Inc., has issued a nationwide recall for 3 sizes of vegetable trays due to a parasite outbreak, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warned on Friday.

/ June 18, 2018
Del Monte Veggie Tray Recall

Del Monte Veggie Trays Recalled After Cyclospora Outbreak

Del Monte Fresh Produce has recalled vegetable trays with broccoli, cauliflower, celery, carrots and dill dip after 78 people were sickened with food poisoning in an outbreak of the parasite Cyclospora.

/ June 18, 2018