Tag: food poisoning

19 Sick in E. coli Outbreak Linked to Philadelphia Restaurants

19 Sick in E. coli Outbreak Linked to Philadelphia Restaurants

An outbreak of E. coli in Philadelphia has infected at least 19 people, likely from "a few shared restaurant exposures," according to the Philadelphia Department of Public Health.

/ September 24, 2019
Tuna Recall Expands After Scombroid Illness Outbreak

Tuna Recall Expands After Scombroid Illness Outbreak

A recall has been expanded for wild-caught yellowfin tuna steaks after an outbreak of scombroid fish poisoning sickened at least 5 people.

/ September 12, 2019
Kroger Recalls Tuna Steaks for Risk of Scombroid Poisoning

Kroger Recalls Tuna Steaks for Risk of Scombroid Poisoning

Yellowfin tuna steaks sold at Kroger stores in 16 states were recalled after several people in Ohio suffered scombroid poisoning, an illness that occurs when fish has not been properly refrigerated or preserved.

/ September 9, 2019
Brutus & Barnaby Recalls Pig Ear Dog Treats for Salmonella Risk

Brutus & Barnaby Recalls Pig Ear Dog Treats for Salmonella Risk

A recall has been issued for Brutus & Barnaby pig ear dog treats due to a possible risk of Salmonella contamination.

/ August 29, 2019
Dozens of Kids Infected with Salmonella from Pig Ear Treats

Dozens of Kids Infected with Salmonella from Pig Ear Treats

Health officials are warning pet owners not to buy or feed pets ANY pig ear dog treats after dozens of kids under 5 years old were infected with Salmonella.

/ August 27, 2019
Tip Top Poultry Recalls Frozen Chicken for Listeria Risk

Tip Top Poultry Recalls Frozen Chicken for Listeria Risk

A recall was issued for Tip Top®, PERDUE®, Gordon®, Sysco®, and West Creek® frozen, diced, fully-cooked chicken after a sample tested positive for Listeria bacteria contamination.

/ August 21, 2019
Chef Toby Pig Ear Dog Treats Recalled for Salmonella Risk

Chef Toby Pig Ear Dog Treats Recalled for Salmonella Risk

Another brand of pig ear dog treats were recalled due to a risk of contamination with Salmonella amid a nationwide outbreak that has sickened at least 127 people in 33 states, according to the CDC.

/ August 19, 2019
Dole Baby Spinach Recalled for Salmonella Risk

Dole Baby Spinach Recalled for Salmonella Risk

Dole recalled a limited amount of fresh baby spinach in bags and plastic clamshell containers after a product tested positive for Salmonella in Michigan.

/ August 12, 2019
Listeria Found in Leafy Greens at Major Supermarkets

Listeria Found in Leafy Greens at Major Supermarkets

Consumer Reports found Listeria bacteria in 6 samples of kale, lettuce and spinach from major grocery stores such as Costco, Whole Foods, Hannaford and Acme.

/ July 31, 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