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Salmonella at Moby Dick House of Kabob Sickens 21

A Salmonella outbreak at Moby Dick House of Kabob restaurants in Virginia and Maryland and Washington, DC, has sickened 21 people, according to local news reports. That’s more than twice the number of cases the Maryland Department of Health…
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Chicken Salad Recalled for Listeria Sold at Trader Joe's, ALDI, Coburn's

Chicken salad that is part of a massive cooked poultry recall for potential Listeria contamination was sold by dozens of retailers including Trader Joe's, ALDI, Coburn's and more. The recall includes containers of salad and pre-made sandwiches…
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Chicken Salad Recalled for Listeria Sold at Target, Walgreens, Walmart, More

Chicken salad that is part of a massive cooked poultry recall for potential Listeria contamination was sold by dozens of retailers including Target, Walgreens, Walmart and Sam's Club. The recall includes pre-made sandwiches and containers of…
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Grocery Store Deli Salads Contained Tip Top Poultry Recalled for Listeria

Tip Top Poultry Inc. of Rockmart, Ga. has expanded its already massive recall of cooked chicken products potentially contaminated with Listeria to include even more items that were sold at grocery store deli counters. Consumers who have recently…
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Listeria Recall: Prompts Premo, Fresh Grab Ham and Cheese Sandwiches

Premo and Fresh Grab brand ham and cheese sandwiches are being recalled for potential Listeria contamination. Lipari Foods of Warren, MI issued the recall October 7, after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) discovered the problem while…
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Listeria Risk Prompts Lunch Box, Fresh and Local Chicken Salad Recall

Chicken salad sandwiches and croissants sold under the brand names Lunch Box and Fresh and Local are being recalled for potential Listeria contamination. Grand Strand Sandwich Co. of Longs, SC issued the recall October, 4 after being notified…
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Pritzker Hageman Files First Listeria Lawsuit in Cooked Chicken Recall

The food safety lawyers at Pritzker Hageman filed the first Listeria lawsuit in connection to the cooked chicken recall. Attorneys Fred Pritzker, Eric Hageman, and David Coyle filed the lawsuit (0:19-cv-02664) today in the U.S. District Court…
E. coli Lawyer ADM King Arthur Flour E.coli O26 Recall

ADM E. coli O26 Recall Triggers Recall of More King Arthur Flour

E. coli in samples of flour produced at ADM Milling Co.'s Buffalo, NY location has triggered a recall of more King Arthur flour for potential contamination.  The King Arthur recall states that the company is unaware of any illnesses related…
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Lipari, Premo, Fresh Grab Chicken Salad Recalled for Listeria Risk

Chicken salad products sold under Lipari, Premo, Fresh Grab brand names recalled for potential Listeria contamination. Consumers who have purchased these products should not eat them as Listeria can cause serious illness and death. The complete…
E. coli STEC Outbreak

Evergreens E. coli Outbreak Sickens 7 in Seattle

Seven people have been sickened in an E. coli outbreak at Evergreens restaurants in Seattle. One person was hospitalized. Customers developed symptoms of an E. coli infection after eating meals purchased from four Evergreens locations between…
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Romaine E. coli Outbreak Expands, 67 Now Sick

The E. coli outbreak linked to Salinas-grown romaine lettuce has expanded to include  67 people. Six of the 39 people hospitalized have hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS), a form of kidney failure that is a complication of E. coli infections. …
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Salmonella at Doug Sauls BBQ & Seafood Sickens 14 in Nashville, NC

Fourteen people are part of a Salmonella outbreak at Doug Sauls' BBQ & Seafood in Nashville, NC.  The county health department temporarily suspended the operating permit for the restaurant, located on 813 Western Avenue,  after discovering…
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Is Now a Good Time to Mention the Turkey Industry's Salmonella Problem?

With just days to go until Thanksgiving, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) wants to remind us that Salmonella contamination in turkeys is an industrywide problem. The reminder has come in the form of a summary of an outbreak…