Category: Health News

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
Walmart Sausage Patties Recalled for Salmonella Risk

Walmart Recalls 6,000 Pounds of Sausage Patties for Salmonella Risk

Over 6,000 pounds of Walmart's Great Value® frozen turkey patties and pork sausage patties were recalled due to a risk of Salmonella contamination.

/ October 23, 2019
Florida Company Recalls 65,000 Pounds of Beef for E. coli Risk

Florida Company Recalls 65,000 Pounds of Beef for E. coli Risk

Nearly 65,000 pounds of ground beef, steaks, and patties were recalled due to a risk of E. coli contamination.

/ October 21, 2019
Tuna Recall Expands to 23 States Due to Scombroid Poisoning Risk

Tuna Recall Expands to 23 States Due to Scombroid Poisoning Risk

A Florida company has expanded a recall for tuna after at least 4 people suffered scombroid fish poisoning.

/ October 18, 2019