Category: Health News

WHO & UNICEF Warn Global Measles Cases Up 80% In 2022

WHO and UNICEF are warning that reported measles cases spiked 80% higher worldwide amid pandemic-related immunization delays.

/ May 10, 2022
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Congress Passes Ban on Deadly Inclined Sleepers & Crib Bumpers

Congress has passed a ban on dangerous inclined sleepers and crib bumper pads after hundreds of infants suffocated to death.

/ May 6, 2022
Medtronic's Silicone Endotracheal Tubes Linked to Deadly Risks

Medtronic’s Silicone Endotracheal Tubes Linked to Deadly Risks

Medtronic's silicone-based electromyogram (EMG) endotracheal tubes have been linked to reports of airway obstruction and death, according to the FDA.

/ May 5, 2022
Strauss Recalls Elite® Chocolate and Candy for Salmonella Risk

Strauss Recalls Elite® Chocolate and Candy for Salmonella Risk

More than a dozen varieties of Elite® kosher chocolates and candy were recalled in the U.S. due to a risk of Salmonella infections.

/ April 29, 2022
Kroger Ground Beef Recall

USDA Issues Health Alert After Ground Beef Tests Positive for E. coli

A health alert has been issued for certain ground beef products sold at Kroger stores in Washington and Oregon after a person got sick.

/ April 28, 2022
Ground Beef Recall

Over 120K Pounds of Grass-Fed Ground Beef Recalled for E. coli

More than 120,000 pounds of grass-fed ground beef was recalled after a routine test was positive for E. coli.

/ April 26, 2022
Babyganics Bubble Bath Recalled for Risky Bacteria Contamination

Babyganics Bubble Bath Recalled for Risky Bacteria Contamination

Babyganics recalled certain 20-oz. bottles of Babyganics® Chamomile Verbena Bubble Bath because it may contain a dangerous bacteria.

/ April 21, 2022
Walmart Pulls Organic Zucchini in 18 States For Salmonella Risk

Walmart Pulls Organic Zucchini in 18 States For Salmonella Risk

Walmart's store-brand Marketside® Organic Zucchini was recalled in 18 states due to a risk of Salmonella contamination.

/ April 20, 2022
Hernia Mesh Trial Ends in $250,000 Jury Award in Ohio

Hernia Mesh Trial Ends in $250,000 Jury Award in Ohio

A man who needed multiple surgeries for problems with his Ventralex Hernia Patch has been awarded $250,000 by a jury in Ohio.

/ April 18, 2022
FDA Investigates Reports of Lucky Charms Making People Sick

FDA Investigates Reports of Lucky Charms Making People Sick

The FDA has launched an investigation after a surge in online comments from people who said Lucky Charms made them sick.

/ April 12, 2022