Category: Health News

Mixed Vegetable Trays Recalled in 11 States for Listeria Risk

Fresh Vegetable Trays Recalled in 11 States for Listeria Risk

Russ Davis Wholesale recalled a variety of mixed fresh vegetable products that were sold in 11 states under the Crazy Fresh® or Quick & Easy® brands due to a risk of Listeria contamination.

/ November 12, 2019
Pressure Cooker Explosion Severely Burns 2-Year-Old Girl in Virginia

Pressure Cooker Explosion Burns 2-Year-Old Girl in Virginia

A 2-year-old girl was severely burned by a pressure cooker that exploded on Halloween night.

/ November 9, 2019
Deadly Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Ground Beef

Deadly Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Ground Beef

At least one person has died in an outbreak of Salmonella after eating ground beef, but health officials have not identified a source.

/ November 8, 2019
Common Vitamins May Interfere With Lab Test Results

Common Vitamins May Interfere With Lab Test Results

Biotin (vitamin B7) in multivitamins, prenatals, and supplements for hair, skin, and nails can interfere with lab test results for heart attacks, hormone levels, and other serious health conditions.

/ November 6, 2019
Aldi and Raley's Frozen Raspberries Recalled for Hepatitis A Risk

Aldi and Raley’s Frozen Raspberries Recalled for Hepatitis A Risk

Wawona Frozen Food recalled Aldi and Raley's store-brand frozen raspberries and frozen berry mixes containing raspberries due to a risk of contamination with Hepatitis A.

/ November 6, 2019
Over 100 Vegetable Products Recalled for Listeria Risk

Over 100 Vegetable Products Recalled for Listeria Risk

More than 100 vegetable products were recalled due to a risk of Listeria, including brand-names such as Mann's, Del Monte, HEB, Trader Joe's, Kroger, Signature Farms, O Organics, Marketside, and more.

/ November 4, 2019
Ethicon Recalls Echelon Flex Staplers After Death Reported

Ethicon Recalls Echelon Flex Staplers After Death Reported

Ethicon has announced a Class I recall for Echelon Flex™ Endopath® surgical staplers because they may fail to completely form staples.

/ November 1, 2019
Michigan Apple Recall - Bag

Michigan Apples Recalled in Eight States Due to Listeria Risk

Michigan apples were recalled in 8 states due to a risk of Listeria contamination.

/ October 29, 2019
Xanax Recalled Due to Foreign Substance and Infection Risk

Xanax Recalled Due to Foreign Substance and Infection Risk

Mylan Pharmaceuticals recalled one lot of Xanax (0.5 mg) because it may contain a "foreign substance" that could cause an infection.

/ October 28, 2019
Zantac® and Ranitidine Recalled Due to Cancer Risk

Zantac® and Ranitidine Heartburn Pills Recalled for Cancer Risk

More drug-makers have recalled prescription-strength and over-the-counter Zantac® and generic ranitidine heartburn pills, including stores like Walgreens, Walmart, CVS, Target, and Kroger.

/ October 26, 2019