Category: Food Poisoning

Fresh Pasta Salad

Hy-Vee Pasta Salad Recall Lawsuit

The midwest grocery chain Hy-Vee Inc. is recalling its store-brand spring pasta salad after at least 20 customers developed symptoms of a severe gastrointestinal illness caused by the bacterium Salmonella sandiego.

Chicken Salad

McDonald’s Salad Lawsuit

The FDA, CDC, along with state and local officials are investigating a multi-state outbreak of a rare outbreak of intestinal illnesses caused by the bacterium Cyclospora cayetanensis to salads sold at McDonald's restaurants.

Romaine Lettuce

Canal Water Likely Source of Romaine Lettuce E. Coli Outbreak: FDA Alert

Federal health officials have determined that tainted canal water near romaine lettuce growing fields in Yuma, Arizona, is the likely source of a rare strain of E. coli that has sickened at least 210 people across 36 states, killing 5.

Cyclospora

Nearly 150 Sickened in Cyclospora Outbreak Linked to Del Monte Vegetable Trays

U.S. health officials continue to investigate a multistate outbreak of the bacterium cyclospora cayetanensis associated with Del Monte vegetable trays, and the case count is up to at least 144 illnesses.

Cyclospora

Cyclospora Outbreak Linked to Del Monte Vegetable Trays

A rare outbreak of the severe gastrointestinal illness cyclosporiasis that has sickened at least 78 people in 4 states has been linked to contaminated vegetable trays produced by Del Monte Foods, Inc.

Honey Smacks

Honey Smacks Salmonella Lawsuit

The Kellogg's company is recalling certain packages of Honey Smacks that may be contaminated with salmonella, a bacterium that causes severe food poisoning illnesses.

Fresh cut melon

Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Sliced Melon Sold at Walmart, Sprouts, Trader Joe’s

Dr. Scott Gottlieb, head of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), is warning residents of 8 states to check for recalled pre-cut melon linked to an outbreak of salmonella that has sickened 60 people, half of whom required emergency...

Fresh cut melon

Melon Recall Lawsuit

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has announced a multistate outbreak of Salmonella Adelaide linked to pre-cut melons produced by Catio Foods. To date, at least 60 people have reported developing salmonella from melons, and nearly half...

Raw Chicken

Ruby’s Pantry Chicken Salmonella Lawsuit

A Salmonella outbreak linked to Ruby’s Pantry frozen breaded chicken products has sickened at least 4 people in Minnesota and Wisconsin.

Brown and White Eggs

Massive Egg Salmonella Recall Affects Walmart, Target, Publix Supermarkets

The Rose Acre Farms company is recalling nearly 207,000,000 eggs in a total of 9 U.S. states that "have the potential to be contaminated with salmonella braenderup," according to a recall notice issued Monday by the U.S. Food & Drug...