Category: Health News

5000 Years Foods Recalls Cabbage Kimchi for Listeria Risk

5000 Years Foods Recalls Cabbage Kimchi for Listeria Risk

Cabbage kimchi sold under the 5000 Years Foods® label has been recalled due to a risk of food poisoning infections with Listeria.

/ August 4, 2021
Washington Heatwave Triggers Shellfish Illness OutbreakWashington Heatwave Triggers Shellfish Illness Outbreak

Washington Heatwave Triggers Shellfish Illness Outbreak

Low tides and a record-setting heatwave in Washington state have caused a record outbreak of Vibrio illnesses linked to shellfish.

/ August 3, 2021
Cake Mix Batter Linked to E. coli Outbreak

Cake Mix Batter Linked to E. coli Outbreak

The CDC is investigating an E. coli outbreak that may be linked to raw cake mix batter.

/ August 2, 2021
Whole Foods Recalls Cahill's Cheddar Cheese for Listeria Risk

Whole Foods Recalls Cahill’s Cheddar Cheese for Listeria Risk

Whole Foods and Cahill's Farm Cheese recalled a variety of specialty cheddar cheeses due to possible Listeria contamination.

/ July 30, 2021
McCormick Italian Seasoning and Frank's RedHot Buffalo Ranch Seasoning Recalled for Salmonella Risk

McCormick Italian Seasoning and Frank’s RedHot Buffalo Ranch Seasoning Recalled for Salmonella Risk

McCormick & Co. recalled three Italian seasoning products and Frank's RedHot Buffalo Ranch Seasoning due to a risk of Salmonella.

/ July 27, 2021
FDA Issues Class 1 Recall for Philips Breathing Machines Linked to Cancer

FDA Issues Class 1 Recall for Philips Breathing Machines Linked to Cancer

The FDA announced a Class 1 recall — the most serious type of recall — for millions of Philips breathing machines that pose a risk of cancer.

/ July 26, 2021
Super Fungus Outbreak Hits Hospitals in Dallas and Washington D.C.

Super Fungus Outbreak Hits Hospitals in Dallas and Washington D.C.

An untreatable "super fungus" is spreading at hospitals and nursing homes in Texas and Washington D.C., according to health officials.

/ July 23, 2021
Carrot Recall for Salmonella Hits 4 Major Brands Nationwide

Carrot Recall for Salmonella Hits 4 Major Brands Nationwide

Grimmway Farms recalled Bunny Luv®, Cal-Organic®, Grimmway Farms®, and O Organics® carrots due to a risk of Salmonella.

/ July 22, 2021
IVC Filter Lawsuit

A New IVC Filter Removal Device Approved by FDA

The FDA approved a new device to remove Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) Filters after previous attempts at removing the filter have failed.

/ July 21, 2021
Chantix Recalled for High Levels of Cancer-Causing Chemical

Chantix Recalled for High Levels of Cancer-Causing Chemical

If you use Chantix to quit smoking, talk to your doctor now — Pfizer recalled multiple lots of Chantix because they might cause cancer.

/ July 20, 2021