Tag: food poisoning

'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

Papayas Recalled in California for Salmonella Risk

Bravo Produce Inc. of San Ysidro is recalling Maradol Papayas that were grown in Mexico because it tested positive for Salmonella.

/ September 12, 2017
Costco Chicken Skewer Recall

Costco Chicken Skewers Recalled for Listeria Risk

Around 20,446 pounds of fully-cooked chicken skewers that were sold at Costco were recalled due to a risk of Listeria contamination.

/ August 24, 2017
Papaya Salmonella Outbreak Infects Over 100 People

Papaya Recalls Expand After 141 Salmonella Illnesses

The FDA is warning consumers to avoid a third brand of papayas from a farm in Mexico that is linked to a deadly Salmonella outbreak.

/ August 15, 2017
$2 Million E. Coli Lawsuit Filed Against Costco

E. Coli Victim Files $2 Million Lawsuit Against Costco

A 20 year-old woman says she racked up $2 million in medical bills for a severe E. coli illness she developed after eating Costco rotisserie chicken salad in 2015.

/ August 14, 2017
The state of Iowa is warning against using copper mugs for Moscow Mule cocktails and other acidic drinks because the corrosive combination of vodka, lime juice, and ginger beer is hazardous.

Moscow Mule Mugs Pose Health Risk

The state of Iowa is warning against using copper mugs for Moscow Mule cocktails and other acidic drinks because the corrosive combination of vodka, lime juice, and ginger beer may cause copper poisoning.

/ August 9, 2017
Amrita Bars Recalled for Listeria Risk

Amrita Bars Recalled for Listeria Risk

Nine flavors of Amrita protein bars were recalled by Wegmans, Whole Foods, Sprouts, and other stores due to a risk of severe food poisoning infections with the bacteria Listeria monocytogenes.

/ August 8, 2017
Papaya Salmonella Outbreak Infects Over 100 People

Papaya Salmonella Outbreak Infects 109 People

A second brand of papayas from Mexico have been recalled after being linked to a deadly outbreak of Salmonella, and more recalls are expected for papayas that were grown on the same farm.

/ August 7, 2017
Maradol papayas are believed to be linked to a deadly outbreak of Salmonella that has infected 47 people in 12 states, including 1 person who died of a severe food poisoning illness.

Grande Produce Recalls Papayas for Salmonella

One week after a deadly outbreak of Salmonella was linked to imported papayas from Mexico, the supplier has announced a recall.

/ July 27, 2017