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Coronavirus: How Does it Spread?

Updated 2/27: The CDC has provided the following guidelines in order to understand how the novel coronavirus COVID-19 has been spreading. –Editor Current understanding about...

CDC Investigates Multistate E. coli Outbreak, More Ground Beef Products Recalled

Editor's Note: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are performing ongoing investigations into what appears to be a multistate outbreak of Shiga toxin-producing...

CDC Expands Romaine Lettuce E. Coli Outbreak: Throw All Your Lettuce Away!

In a breaking news update from the CDC, the outbreak of E. Coli previously reported to only include chopped lettuce in bagged salad mixes...

Pet Guinea Pigs Linked to Multistate Salmonella Outbreak

While no deaths have been reported, nine people from eight different states have reportedly been infected with salmonella, one has been hospitalized, and the...

Coconut Salmonella Outbreak: Twenty-Five People Ill; Six Hospitalized

A new multi-state outbreak of salmonella has been reported by the CDC. Twenty-five people have been reported ill with salmonella due to infected coconut product,...

Lettuce: CDC Investigating Multistate Outbreak of E. coli Infections

Editor's Note: The CDC is investigating an outbreak of E. coli. Canada has determined it to be romaine lettuce, but the CDC has not...

CDC Alert: Deadly Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Papayas Extends to 19 States

The CDC announced today that the large salmonella outbreak linked directly to papayas has expanded to almost 20 states. So far, there have been over...

Multistate Outbreaks of Human Salmonella Infections Linked to Live Poultry in Backyard Flocks

CDC reports that an outbreak of Salmonella has been expanding that is linked to poultry raised or purchased from personal backyard flocks. Please pass this along...

CDC Issues Warning for Parasitic Infections and Toxic Gas from Pools and Water Playgrounds

Summer is approaching, and that usually means fun in the sun at pools, waterparks, and water playgrounds. However, according to the CDC, it also...

Multistate Outbreak of Shiga toxin-producing E. coli Infections Linked to Granola and Soynut Butter

On March 7, 2017, The SoyNut Butter Company recalled all varieties of I.M. Healthy SoyNut Butters and all varieties of I.M. Healthy Granola products. Consumers...