Category: Health News

Edsal Recalls 2.2 Million Heavy-Duty Steel Shelves for Injury Hazard

Edsal Recalls 2.2 Million Heavy-Duty Steel Shelves for Injury Hazard

Around 2.2 million heavy-duty steel shelving units were recalled by Edsal Manufacturing because they can break under heavy loads.

/ February 10, 2021
Fresh Basil Recalled in 10 States for Risk of Parasite Infections

Fresh Basil Recalled in 10 States for Risk of Parasite Infections

Shenandoah Growers has issued another recall for fresh basil after a product tested positive for parasites that can cause severe diarrhea.

/ February 9, 2021
Crop Duster Files Paraquat Parkinson's Lawsuit in Illinois

Crop Duster Files Paraquat Parkinson’s Lawsuit in Illinois

A former crop-duster who developed Parkinson's Disease after years of breathing the toxic weed-killer Paraquat has filed a lawsuit in Illinois.

/ February 8, 2021
DeWALT Cordless Kerosene Heaters Recalled for Fire Hazard

DeWALT Cordless Kerosene Heaters Recalled for Fire Hazard

A recall was issued for 4,500 DeWALT® cordless kerosene forced-air heaters due to fire hazards and a risk of carbon monoxide poisoning.

/ February 5, 2021
Breathing Paraquat Gives It Direct Pathway to Brain, Study Finds

Breathing Paraquat Gives It Direct Pathway to Brain, Study Finds

Breathing the weed-killer Paraquat gives it a direct pathway to the brain, which may help explain its link to Parkinson's Disease, according to a new study.

/ February 4, 2021
Lawsuit Filed After Sanitizers in Chocolate Milk Sicken Child

Lawsuit Filed After Sanitizers in Chocolate Milk Sicken Child

The first lawsuit has been filed after dozens of children were sickened by drinking sanitizers in Hiland Dairy 1% Low Fat Chocolate Milk.

/ February 2, 2021
FDA Recalls Penumbra's JET 7 Stroke Catheter After 14 Deaths

FDA Recalls Penumbra’s JET 7 Stroke Catheter After 14 Deaths

A device that is supposed to save the lives of patients suffering a stroke was recalled after reports of 14 deaths and 200 malfunctions.

/ February 1, 2021
House-Autry Tartar Sauce Recalled for Spoilage Risk

House-Autry Tartar Sauce Recalled for Spoilage Risk

House-Autry Tartar Sauce was recalled in 6 states because it may be spoiled.

/ January 25, 2021
Rust-Oleum Recalls Aerosol Paint Cans for Injury Hazard

Rust-Oleum Recalls Aerosol Paint Cans for Injury Hazard

Rust-Oleum recalled 10,500 cans of Bright Galvanizing Compound after 6 reports of the bottom exploding off, including one injury report.

/ January 22, 2021
Butternut Squash Recall Expands Due to Listeria Risk

Butternut Squash Recall Expands Due to Listeria Risk

A recall has expanded to include more butternut squash noodles, planks, chunks, and vegetable mixes due to a risk of Listeria.

/ January 21, 2021