Listeria Outbreak Linked to Soft Cheese in Rhode Island

Health officials in Rhode Island are urging all women — especially pregnant women — to avoid eating raw milk cheese after 2 cases of infections with Listeria.

/ September 19, 2017
Grilled Sausage

Meat Products Recalled for Potential Staph Contamination

A Washington company is recalling about 1,250 pounds of meat products over potential contamination with staphylococcal enterotoxin, a bacterium that causes severe foodborne illness.

/ September 19, 2017
Ford Explorer

Over 1 Million Ford Explorers Facing Recall Over Fumes, Exhaust Leaks

At least 1.33 million Ford Explorers from model years 2011-2017 may be recalled after thousands of consumers reported exhaust fumes inside the cabin.

/ September 18, 2017
Australia Reports 56 Cases of Breast Implant Cancer

Australia Reports 56 Cases of Breast Implant Cancer

Health officials in Australia reported 56 cases of Anaplastic Large-Cell Lymphoma (ALCL) in woman with breast implants, including 3 deaths since 2007.

/ September 15, 2017
Pressure Cooker Explosions Burn Victims in Florida

Pressure Cooker Explosion Burn Victims in Florida

Several people in South Florida have been severely burned by exploding pressure cookers in recent years, including a 2-year-old girl who was burned on 60% of her body and had her leg amputated.

/ September 15, 2017
iPhone x

Is Apple’s Latest, Greatest Smartphone in the Universe Really Worth $1,000?

The iPhone X is making waves this week, but not just for its cutting-edge OLED display, but also because it’s the most expensive iPhone Apple has ever released at $999. Is it really worth it?

/ September 15, 2017
Moonrays Brand Products Large Mystic Globe Stake Lights

Moonrays Globe Lights Recalled for Fire Hazard

Nearly 20,000 Moonrays Mystic Globe and Winter Snow Globe outdoor LED stake lights were recalled due to a fire hazard.

/ September 14, 2017
FDA Panel Recommends Shingrix Shingles Vaccine

FDA Panel Recommends Shingrix Shingles Vaccine

GlaxoSmithKline's shingles vaccine Shingrix won unanimous approval from an advisory panel to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), paving the way for the first alternative to Merck's Zostavax.

/ September 14, 2017
Airbag Recall Takata

VW to Recall Nearly 5 Million Vehicles in China Over Defective Takata Airbags

The Volkswagen Group is recalling about 4.86 million cars in China, the latest recall in a seemingly endless string of similar actions involving deadly Takata airbag inflators.

/ September 14, 2017
Infection Outbreak at Children's Hospital of New Orleans

Infection Outbreak at Children’s Hospital of New Orleans

At least 7 children who had open-heart surgery at Children's Hospital of New Orleans between May and July 2017 developed surgical-site bacterial infections from a machine in the operating room.

/ September 13, 2017