Tag: outbreak

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...

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,...

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...

The CDC Reports That an Elderly Man Has Died After Contracting the Zika Virus

Normally transmitted via mosquitos, this is the first confirmed death caused by the Zika virus in the continental U.S., and the CDC is trying to contain the outbreak ...

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