E. Coli

Raw meat
Muhammad Lila/CNN
May 23, 2019 - 3:39 pm
By AJ Willingham (CNN) — If you're planning on firing up the grill this Memorial Day weekend, you may want to double check your meat products before you get a very un-festive surprise. The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service has issued a recall for more than 62,000...
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Hadas Kuznits
January 17, 2019 - 1:35 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A consumer watchdog group has put out a new report showing increasing threats to U.S. food safety. A new report from the Pennsylvania Public Interest Research Group, titled " How Safe is our Food? " points to widespread problems with the U.S. food safety system...
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In this Aug. 16, 2007 file photo, a worker harvests romaine lettuce in Salinas, Calif. U.S. health officials are declaring an end to a food poisoning outbreak blamed on romaine lettuce from California.
Paul Sakuma/AP Photo, File
January 10, 2019 - 11:27 am
By Mike Stobbe, AP Medical Writer NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials are declaring an end to a food poisoning outbreak blamed on romaine lettuce from California. From October to December, the E. coli outbreak sickened 62 people in 16 states. No one died, but 25 people were hospitalized...
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Rachel Kurland
December 10, 2018 - 10:38 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — We've all done it: swiped a taste of raw batter from the bottom of the bowl. As the holiday season goes into full swing, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is reminding people not to eat raw cookie dough or other batters, as it can make you sick. Health...
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Romaine Salad
November 20, 2018 - 3:30 pm
(KYW Newsradio/CNN) — The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned US consumers on Tuesday to not eat romaine lettuce, as it may be contaminated with E. coli. Thirty-two people, including 13 who have been hospitalized, have been infected with the outbreak strain in 11 states, according...
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ground beef
September 20, 2018 - 10:37 am
UPDATED: Sept. 26, 12:20 p.m. By Debra Goldschmidt, CNN (CNN) -- Cargill Meat Solutions issued a recall of 32,606 pounds of ground meat due to a deadly e. coli outbreak, the US Department of Agriculture said Wednesday . Eighteen people have become sick with e. coli illness linked to this meat. One...
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June 29, 2018 - 4:20 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Tainted irrigation water appears to be the source of a national food poisoning outbreak linked to romaine lettuce, health officials said Thursday. About 200 people were sickened in the E. coli outbreak and five people died. The outbreak, which started in the spring, is now over, the...
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Romaine lettuce
Steve Campbell/Houston Chronicle via AP
June 01, 2018 - 12:06 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Four more deaths have been linked to a national food poisoning outbreak blamed on tainted lettuce, bringing the total to five. Health officials have tied the E. coli outbreak to romaine lettuce grown in Yuma, Arizona. The growing season there ended six weeks ago, and it's unlikely...
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