Category: Health News

Health Alert Issued for Ground Beef Linked to E. Coli Risk

Health Alert Issued for Ground Beef Linked to E. Coli Risk

Ground beef produced by Greater Omaha Packing Co. tested positive for E. coli contamination, according to health officials.

/ April 24, 2024
Basil Salmonella Recall Expands to Include Melissa's Fresh Basil

Basil Salmonella Recall Expands to Include Melissa’s Fresh Basil

A recall for fresh organic basil has expanded to include Melissa's Fresh Basil that was sold at Dierberg's stores in Illinois and Missouri.

/ April 19, 2024
Trader Joe's Basil Linked to Salmonella Outbreak

Trader Joe’s Basil Linked to Salmonella Outbreak

An outbreak of Salmonella has been linked to fresh organic basil that was sold at Trader Joe's stores in 29 states.

/ April 18, 2024
Ninja Foodi Pressure Cooker Lawsuit Filed in Florida

Ninja Foodi Pressure Cooker Lawsuit Filed in Florida

A lawsuit has been filed by a woman from Florida who was burned when the lid suddenly blew off her Ninja Foodi Pressure Cooker.

/ April 17, 2024
272,000 Endurance Bed Rails Recalled After 3 Deaths Reported

272,000 Endurance Bed Rails Recalled After 3 Deaths Reported

After two more elderly people became trapped and suffocated to death, a recall was re-announced for 272,000 Endurance® Bed Rails.

/ April 12, 2024
Burned Woman Files Instant Pot DUO Pressure Cooker Lawsuit

Burned Woman Files Instant Pot DUO Pressure Cooker Lawsuit

A pressure cooker lawsuit has been filed by a woman from Georgia who was burned when she opened the lid on her Instant Pot DUO.

/ April 11, 2024
8.2 Million Bags of Laundry Pods Recalled for Deadly Safety Risk

8.2 Million Bags of Laundry Pods Recalled for Deadly Safety Risk

Procter & Gamble recalled 8.2 million bags of Tide Pods, Gain Flings and other laundry detergents that could pose a safety risk to children and other vulnerable populations.

/ April 10, 2024
Walmart Recalls Mini Choppers After 5 People Suffer Cuts

Walmart Recalls Mini Choppers After 5 People Suffer Cuts

Walmart has recalled about 51,750 Mainstays® Electric Mini Choppers after 5 people were cut by the blades when cleaning or handling the chopper.

/ April 8, 2024
Phillips 66 Oil Refinery Fire Injures 2 Workers in Texas

Phillips 66 Oil Refinery Fire Injures 2 Workers in Texas

Two employees were burned in a fire at a Phillips 66 oil refinery in Borger, Texas.

/ April 4, 2024
Abiomed Impella Heart Pumps Recalled After 49 Deaths

Abiomed Impella Heart Pumps Recalled After 49 Deaths

Safety officials recalled more than 66,000 heart pumps after at least 129 people were injured and 49 people died when the device cut through the wall of their heart.

/ April 2, 2024