Certain lots of frozen strawberries are being recalled in response to a U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) investigation of an outbreak of Hepatitis A. For product details and dates click here.
For Immediate ReleaseJanuary 22, 2019Torrent Pharmaceuticals Limited is expanding its voluntary recall from 10 lots of Losartan potassium tablets USP to include 6 lots of Losartan potassium and hydrochlorothiazide tablets, USP, to the consumer level due to the detection of trace amounts of an unexpected impurity found in an active...
CHICAGO – Conagra Brands is collaborating with health officials in connection with a positive finding of Salmonella in a retail sample of Duncan Hines Classic White cake mix that may be linked to a Salmonella outbreak that is currently being investigated by CDC and FDA. While it has not been definitively concluded that...
CDC has expanded its advice. Do not eat Kellogg’s Honey Smacks cereal of any size package or with any “best if used by” date.Case Count: 73 States: 31 Deaths: 0 Hospitalizations: 24 Recall: YesPeople infected with the outbreak strain of Salmonella Mbandaka, by state of residenceCDC recommends people do not eat recalled Kellogg’s...
Sprout Creek Farm of Poughkeepsie, New York is recalling 132 wheels of "Margie" cheese, because it has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. Listeria monocytogenes is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although...
Vienna Beef Ltd. Recalls Beef Products due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination Class I Recall Health Risk: HighMay 18, 2019Congressional and Public Affairs Buck McKay (202) 720-9113 Press@fsis.usda.govWASHINGTON, May 18, 2019 – Vienna Beef Ltd., a Chicago, Ill. establishment, is recalling approximately 2,030 pounds of beef frank links products that may be contaminated with...
Which Brand of Chicken was Recalled This Week?Kirkland (Costco) Tyson Foster Farms SafewayAnswer: Tyson Tyson Foods is recalling approximately 1,148 pounds of chicken products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today.The problem was discovered when the...
Monmouth Junction, NJ, Tris Pharma, Inc. is expanding the scope of its November 2018 recall by adding three (3) additional lots of Ibuprofen Oral Suspension Drops, USP, 50 mg per 1.25 mL, to the retail (pharmacy) level. Some units from these batches have been found to have higher levels of Ibuprofen...
Which of the following has recently been found to double the risk of dementia?Smart Phone Usage Sedentary Lifestyle Red Meat Diet Air PollutionAnswer: Air PollutionAir pollution exposure may increase risk of dementiaCaleb Finch, University of Southern California and Jiu-Chiuan Chen, University of Southern CaliforniaAlzheimer’s disease is a...
Class I Recall Health Risk: HighCongressional and Public Affairs Benjamin Bell (202) 720-9113 Press@fsis.usda.govWASHINGTON, June 6, 2019 – Table 87 Frozen, LLC., a Brooklyn, N.Y. firm, is recalling approximately 649 pounds of frozen pizza products that contain pork that were produced without the benefit of federal inspection, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety...