Tag: food poisoning

Wonderful Pistachios Not So Wonderful With Salmonella

Wonderful Pistachios were linked to an outbreak of Salmonella in March. Now the FDA wants proof the company made changes to fix the problem and prevent another outbreak.

/ October 17, 2016

Costco Chicken Salad Recalled Due to Salmonella Risk

Four Salmonella illnesses are being blamed on rotisserie chicken salad sold at a Costco store in Lynwood, Washington, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS).

/ October 11, 2016

Nestlé Recalls Drumstick Ice Cream Cones After Listeria Test

Nestlé issued a nationwide recall for some Drumstick ice cream cones that may be contaminated with Listeria. No illnesses have been reported.

/ October 10, 2016
Blue Bell recalls cookie dough ice cream for Listeria food poisoning risk.

Blue Bell Recalls Cookie Dough Ice Cream for Listeria Risk

Just days after returning to stores in three states, Blue Bell Creameries has recalled cookie dough ice cream yet again for Listeria contamination. No illnesses have been reported, but Listeria can cause deadly food poisoning and miscarriages.

/ September 22, 2016
Hepatitis A lawsuits filed against Tropical Smoothie Cafe in Virginia.

Hepatitis A Lawsuits Filed Against Tropical Smoothie Café

Tropical Smoothie Café is facing several lawsuits and a class action after strawberries from Egypt were linked to an outbreak of hepatitis A. Health officials have confirmed 102 illnesses in Virginia, plus dozens of cases in 7 other states.

/ September 21, 2016
Chipotle food poisoning lawsuit settlements.

Chipotle Pays Settlements to 100 People Who Got Sick Last Year

The fast-casual burrito chain has paid confidential settlements to some of the 450+ customers who were infected in 5 outbreaks of food poisoning last year.

/ September 12, 2016

Tropical Smoothie Café Hepatitis A Outbreak Sickens 44

At least 44 people in Virginia were infected with hepatitis A after eating frozen strawberries at Tropical Smoothie Café.

/ August 30, 2016

Genki Sushi Closed After Scallops Linked to Hepatitis A Outbreak

Scallops served at Genki Sushi restaurants in Hawaii have been linked to an outbreak of hepatitis A that sickened 168 people since April.

/ August 16, 2016

Alfalfa Sprouts Recalled After Salmonella Sickens 30

Sprouts Extraordinaire has recalled alfalfa sprouts after an outbreak of Salmonella sickened 30 people in nine states.

/ August 12, 2016

Betty Crocker Cake Mix Recalled Due to E. coli Risk

At least 42 people are sick across the nation after eating flour contaminated with E. coli. The recall has expanded to include two flavors of Betty Crocker cake mix.

/ July 12, 2016