Category: Health News

230,000 Pounds of Ham and Pepperoni Recalled for Listeria Risk

230,000 Pounds of Ham and Pepperoni Recalled for Listeria Risk

Around 230,000 pounds of fully-cooked ham and pepperoni was recalled after Listeria bacteria was found.

/ December 6, 2021
DeWaLT Wireless Earphones Recalled After Fires, Burn Injuries Reported

DeWALT Wireless Earphones Recalled After Fires, Burn Injuries Reported

More than 300,000 DeWALT wireless earphones were recalled after 61 reports of overheating during charging or use, resulting in 5 fires and 4 people who suffered minor burn injuries.

/ December 3, 2021
Birds Eye Broccoli Tots Recalled After Mouth Injuries Reported

Birds Eye Broccoli Tots Recalled After Mouth Injuries Reported

Conagra recalled Birds Eye® Frozen Broccoli Tots after two people suffered tooth damage due to metal fragments and small rocks.

/ December 2, 2021
Old Spice and Secret Spray Deodorants Recalled for Benzene

Old Spice and Secret Spray Deodorants Recalled for Benzene

Old Spice and Secret spray deodorants were recalled after they tested positive for the cancer-causing chemical benzene.

/ December 1, 2021
Odor-Eaters Foot Sprays Recalled for Toxic Benzene

Odor-Eaters Foot Sprays Recalled for Toxic Benzene

Yet another spray product has been recalled due to toxic benzene. This time, Odor-Eaters Spray Powder and Stink Stoppers foot sprays have been recalled due to the cancer-causing chemical.

/ November 30, 2021
$13 Million Awarded to Army Sergeant With Hearing Loss from 3M Earplugs

$13 Million Awarded to Army Sergeant With Hearing Loss from 3M Earplugs

A jury has awarded $13 million to an Army sergeant who suffered hearing loss despite using 3M's Combat Arms Earplugs.

/ November 22, 2021
Organic Baby Spinach Linked to E. coli Outbreak

Organic Baby Spinach Linked to E. coli Outbreak

An outbreak of E. coli in 7 states has been linked to spinach, including Josie's Organics Baby Spinach.

/ November 19, 2021
Ellume Recalls 2 Million At-Home COVID-19 Test Kits

Ellume Recalls 2 Million At-Home COVID-19 Test Kits

More than 2 million at-home COVID-19 test kits have been recalled by the medical technology manufacturer Ellume due to false positives.

/ November 17, 2021
Herbs & Spices May Contain Toxic Heavy Metals: Consumer Reports

Herbs & Spices May Contain Toxic Heavy Metals: Consumer Reports

Oregano, thyme, turmeric and other popular herbs and spices may be contaminated with heavy metals, according to Consumer Reports.

/ November 16, 2021
Oregon Lox Company Recalls Smoked Salmon for Listeria Risk

Oregon Lox Company Recalls Smoked Salmon for Listeria Risk

Smoked salmon sold under brands like Aqua Nova, North Coast, and Tony's has been recalled due to a risk of Listeria infections.

/ November 15, 2021