The holidays are here again — and yet again, romaine lettuce may be trying to kill us. Health officials are investigating 3 separate outbreaks.
Tanimura & Antle recalled romaine lettuce in 19 states after E. coli was found in a product from a Walmart in Michigan, where 2 illnesses were reported by health officials.
Over 40,000 pounds of Marketside® and Thomas Farms® ground beef from Walmart have been recalled due to E. coli.
Dozens more E. coli illnesses have been linked to clover sprouts in multiple outbreaks of food poisoning.
Another outbreak of E. coli has been linked to sprouts on Jimmy John's sandwiches, with 14 illnesses reported in Illinois, Iowa, Missouri, Texas, and Utah since January 6.
Jimmy John's said it will stop serving sprouts after the FDA linked its sandwiches to 5 outbreaks of E. coli and Salmonella since 2012.
An E. coli outbreak from romaine lettuce grown in the Salinas, California region "appears to be over," according to health officials.
Half of all U.S. states have reported illnesses in an E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce that has sickened at least 138 people.
Health officials have linked an outbreak of E. coli illnesses to Fresh Express Sunflower Crisp Chopped Salad.