Category: Health News

Lettuce E. Coli Outbreak Is Over After Sickening 167: CDC

Lettuce E. Coli Outbreak Is Over After Sickening 167: CDC

An E. coli outbreak from romaine lettuce grown in the Salinas, California region "appears to be over," according to health officials.

/ January 16, 2020
Lipari Foods Expands Recall for Premo and Fresh Grab Sandwiches

Lipari Foods Expands Recall for Premo and Fresh Grab Sandwiches

In its second recall this month, Lipari Foods has expanded a recall for Premo and Fresh Grab sandwiches due to a risk of Listeria.

/ January 14, 2020
Nizatidine Recalled After Tests Detect Toxic Carcinogen

Nizatidine Recalled After Tests Detect Toxic Carcinogen

Mylan Pharmaceuticals recalled 3 batches of the ulcer medication Nizatidine due to contamination with a cancer-causing chemical.

/ January 10, 2020
Salvadorean Cheese for Pupusas Recalled After Tests Find Listeria

Salvadorean Cheese Recalled After Tests Find Listeria

Limeño LLC recalled "Salvadorean String Cheese" (Quesillo Cheese) for pupusas after it tested positive for Listeria contamination.

/ January 6, 2020
Over 90 Sickened in Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Fruit Mix

Over 90 Sickened in Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Fruit Mix

Over 90 people in 11 states have been infected with Salmonella after eating pre-cut mixed fruit that was distributed to nursing homes, schools, hospitals, and other facilities with food services.

/ January 3, 2020
Mavidon Recalls All Medical Products After Baby Infected with B. Cepacia

Mavidon Recalls All Medical Products After Baby Infected with B. Cepacia

Mavidon recalled all of its products worldwide after a baby was infected with B. cepacia and the FDA found that multiple samples of LemonPrep tested positive for bacterial contamination.

/ January 2, 2020
Massive Hard-Boiled Egg Recall Expands After Deadly Listeria Outbreak

Massive Egg Recall Expands After Deadly Listeria Outbreak

A massive recall for hard-boiled eggs has expanded to include dozens of products sold by more than 30 different brand-names, including Trader Joe's, Kirkland Signature, Kroger, Egglands Best, and more.

/ December 30, 2019
Half of U.S. States Report E. coli Illnesses from Lettuce

Half of U.S. States Report E. coli Illnesses from Lettuce

Half of all U.S. states have reported illnesses in an E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce that has sickened at least 138 people.

/ December 20, 2019
Hard-Boiled Eggs Linked to Deadly Listeria Outbreak

Hard-Boiled Eggs Linked to Deadly Listeria Outbreak

The CDC is warning that bulk hard-boiled eggs from Almark Foods are linked to an outbreak of Listeria that sickened at least 7 people.

/ December 19, 2019
GE Healthcare Recalls Infant Incubators for After 6 Injuries Reported

GE Healthcare Recalls Infant Incubators for After 6 Injuries Reported

GE Healthcare recalled its Giraffe Incubator, Giraffe OmniBed and Carestations manufactured since April 2008 after 6 infants fell out of the beds and were seriously injured when the bedside panels opened.

/ December 18, 2019