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Eat carefully, food poisoning threats
By AzerNews We all know well that one of the most common problems in the hot summer is food poisoning.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
US Food and Drug Administration
New England Greens, LLC dba Vibrant Health Recalls Green Vibrance and ...
August 1, 2014 - New England Greens of Canaan, Connecticut is recalling 10 lots of Green Vibrance and one lot of Rainbow Vibrance after a former raw material supplier, Raw Deal of Allamuchy, NJ, recalled the Organic Parsley Leaf Powder used to manufacture Green Vibrance and Rainbow Vibrance because of the potential for contamination with Salmonella ... (more)
These Usual Suspects Are The Most Likely To Give You Food Poisoning
It has not been a good week for food safety. Infractions were all over the map: One of McDonald's China-based meat suppliers was accused of repackaging old meat as new , causing recalls of beef, pork and chicken at many of the country's restaurants.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Top chefs sign up to healthy BBQ campaign
Chomping into juicy burgers at summer barbecues, few people will spare a thought for the health risks of al fresco dining.
Shigellosis outbreak in Arkansas thanks to those who neglect good hygiene
Once again there has been an epidemic of a disease because someone, somewhere, did not bother to wash his or her hands after using a restroom .
6 children in hospital after falling ill at Ottawa summer camp
Ottawa paramedics say six children were taken to hospital after suffering from possible food poisoning at a south Ottawa elementary school where a Chinese summer camp was taking place.
USDA overhauls poultry processing as Foster Farms outbreak grows
The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Thursday that it is overhauling poultry processing inspections for the first time in nearly 60 years, enacting a plan that will cut the number of inspectors but require stepped up testing in plants and plans to prevent contamination.
State of Georgia
Gearing Up for School with Food Safety
As August gets underway, the No. 1 thought on every parent, caretaker and student's mind is starting to shift to the new school year.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Cape Cod Times
Don't let summer food or fun get the better of you
Every season brings its own set of health worries and summer sure has plenty of them.
Scientists discover more about the battle in your belly
There's a complex ecosystem deep inside your gut, home to trillions of bacteria armed with the power to help - or harm - you.
News Talk Florida
Florida Man Dies From "Flesh-Eating" Bacteria
One person in Sarasota County has died from a "flesh-eating" bacteria, according to officials there.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
8 Things You Didn't Know About Hepatitis
If you're like most people, you probably don't give your liver a second thought.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Monitoring the rise and fall of the microbiome
Trillions of bacteria live in each person's digestive tract. Scientists believe that some of these bacteria help digest food and stave off harmful infections, but their role in human health is not well understood.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Russia takes aim at McDonald's burgers as U.S. ties worsen
McDonald's burgers and shakes may become the latest victims of worsening ties between Moscow and Washington after a Russian consumer watchdog agency accused the U.S. chain of sanitary violations.
South China Morning Post
Marks & Spencer pulls poultry products from shelves on food safety concerns
Food-safety worries in the city grew yesterday as Marks & Spencer removed chicken and turkey products from its shelves after they were found to be sourced from a UK company at the centre of a tainted-poultry scandal.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
a Hampshire restaurant has closed amid a mass outbreak of food poisoning.
More than 30 people have fallen ill with salmonella since eating at The Real China in Eastleigh , including a three-year-old child.
The Madison Press
Take steps against foodborne illness5:01 pm
I got hit with a nasty bug last week, and I wonder if it might have been food poisoning.
FDA, Mexico forge produce safety pact to stem outbreaks
Salmonella-tainted ucumbers from Mexico caused a nationwide outbreak last year in the United States, with two cases in Oregon.
The Times of India
McDonald's under fire as US-Russia ties worsen
MOSCOW: McDonald's burgers and shakes may become the latest victims of worsening ties between Moscow and Washington after a Russian consumer watchdog agency accused the US chain of sanitary violations.
South China Morning Post
Scare over bacteria poisoning in chickens prompts Britain to check processing plants
Britain's food safety watchdog will investigate two chicken processing factories there amid an escalating food safety scare in Hong Kong and China, where a major chicken supplier to McDonald's was found to be using rotten meat.