Category: Health News

Kroger Recalls Frozen Berries for Hepatitis A Risk

Kroger Recalls Frozen Berries for Hepatitis A Risk

Kroger, Ralphs, QFC, Food 4 Less, and many other grocery stores recalled Private Selection® Triple Berry Medley and Frozen Blackberries due to a risk of Hepatitis A.

/ June 10, 2019
Apple World Travel Adapter Kit

Apple Recalls Wall Plug Adapters for Shock Hazard

Apple has recalled 814,000 wall plug adapters that were sold in a travel kit due to a shock hazard.

/ June 7, 2019
Johnsonville Recalls Jalapeño Cheddar Sausages

Johnsonville Recalls Jalapeño Cheddar Sausages Due to Plastic

Johnsonville recalled over 95,000 pounds of Jalapeño Cheddar smoked sausages due to "hard green plastic" contamination.

/ June 6, 2019
Mesothelioma Talcum Powder Lawsuit

Jury Awards $325 Million in Talc-Mesothelioma Lawsuit

A jury has ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $325 million to a woman who developed mesothelioma after years of using talcum powder products she says were contaminated with asbestos.

/ June 5, 2019
Perdue Foods Recalls Chicken Nuggets Due to Bone Pieces

Perdue Chicken Strips Recalled Due to Bone Pieces

Perdue Foods has recalled approximately 32,000 pounds of fully-cooked Simply Smart® chicken strips, nuggets, and tenders because they may be contaminated with bone pieces, according to the USDA.

/ June 4, 2019
Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak

Ohio Hospital Confirms 1 Death in Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak

Mount Carmel Grove City hospital has confirmed that 1 patient has died after an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease.

/ June 3, 2019
Breast Implant Recall

Canada Bans Allergan’s Textured Breast Implants Due to Cancer Risks

Allergan has recalled all textured breast implants in Canada after dozens of women developed a rare cancer called Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (ALCL).

/ May 31, 2019
Fisher Price Rock 'n Play Sleeper

Fisher-Price Rock ‘n Play Sleeper Recalled After 32 Infant Deaths

Fisher-Price is recalling nearly 5 million of its Rock ‘n Play Infant Sleepers nationwide after the device was linked to the deaths of at least 32 babies, the U.S. Consumer Products Safety Commission (CPSC) announced on April 12.

/ May 29, 2019
ALDI Recalls All 5-Pound Bags of Bakers's Corner Flour After 17 People Sickened in E. Coli Outbreak

ALDI Flour Recalled After 17 People Sick in E. Coli Outbreak

ALDI recalled all 5-pound bags of Baker's Corner All-Purpose Flour after 17 people were sickened in an outbreak of E. coli.

/ May 29, 2019
IVC Filter Lawsuit

TrapEase® IVC Filter Lawsuit Filed in California

A lawsuit has been filed against Cordis Corporation by several people who were injured by defective TrapEase® Vena Cava Filters.

/ May 28, 2019