Category: Health News

Instant Pot Lawsuit

Instant Pot Lawsuit Ends in Settlement Payout for Burned Child

The makers of the Instant Pot have agreed to pay a settlement to a child who was seriously burned when her mother opened the lid.

/ September 1, 2022
Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Butter Recalled for Listeria Risk

Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Butter Recalled for Listeria Risk

Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Butter was recalled from stores on the East Cost due to a risk of Listeria contamination in the dill.

/ August 23, 2022
Wendy's Pulls Lettuce After E. Coli Outbreak Sickens 37 in Midwest

Wendy’s Pulls Lettuce After E. Coli Outbreak Sickens 37

Wendy's has removed romaine lettuce from sandwiches after at least 37 people were infected with E. coli.

/ August 22, 2022
Fast-Moving E. coli Outbreak Hits Michigan and Ohio

Fast-Moving E. coli Outbreak Hits Michigan and Ohio

Health officials are trying to find the source of a "fast-moving outbreak" of E. coli that has sickened dozens of people in Michigan and Ohio.

/ August 19, 2022
Philips Recalls CPAP Machines for Cancer Risk Linked to Toxic Foam

FDA Links 44 More Deaths to Philips Breathing Machines

Another 44 deaths and 48,000 complaints have been linked to breathing machines that were recalled by Philips Respironics last year.

/ August 18, 2022
Capri Sun Recalls Wild Cherry Juice Pouches for Cleaning Solution Contamination

Capri Sun Recalls Wild Cherry Juice Pouches for Cleaning Solution Contamination

Around 5,760 cases of Capri Sun Wild Cherry flavored juice pouches were recalled after consumers tasted cleaning solution.

/ August 17, 2022
Senate Approves Delayed Burn Pit Legislation to Help Veterans

Senate Approves Delayed Burn Pit Legislation to Help Veterans

The Senate has voted 86-11 to approve a bill that will enhance health care and disability benefits for veterans exposed to toxic chemicals.

/ August 3, 2022
Premier Protein Recalled for Risk of Cronobacter Infections

Premier Protein Shakes Recalled for Risk of Cronobacter Infections

Premier Protein and 9 other protein shakes and cold-brew coffee products were recalled because they may contain dangerous bacteria.

/ August 1, 2022
Dole and Walmart Salads Recalled for Toxic Nightshade Mix-Up

Dole and Walmart Salads Recalled for Toxic Nightshade Mix-Up

A variety of Dole and Walmart Spring Mix salads were recalled because they may contain toxic nightshade, a poisonous plant.

/ July 29, 2022
JUST Egg Spring Greens Recalled for Listeria Risk

JUST Egg Spring Greens Recalled for Listeria Risk

JUST Egg Spring Greens, a vegan plant-based "egg" product, has been recalled due to a risk of food poisoning with Listeria bacteria.

/ July 26, 2022