Category Archives: food recall

Enterobacter Sakazakii Infection Prompts Recall of Enfamil


A baby boy has died from a rare infection called Enterobacter Sakazakii – a rare bacterial infection of the bloodstream and central nervous systems in infants. The bacterium can be detected in the gut of healthy humans and in the gut … Continue reading

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More E-Coli Alerts


There are more food recalls and alerts today due to e-coli concerns. Bagged salads from Ready Pac Foods have recalled their bag salads in 8 states including Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Oregon, Texas and Washington according to the FDA. Raw … Continue reading

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Salad Recall Due to Possible Salmonella


October 21, 2011 There is another food recall, this time salad sold in bags by Taylor Farms Retail Inc. in Salinas, California. Taylor Farms initaiated the request after a random test conducted showed signs of salmonella. The company is recalling 3,265 … Continue reading

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Is Tainted Seafood Reaching American’s Plates?


Seafood with infected or tainted with drugs and antibiotics have made their way into the United States.  Only about 2% of imported seafood is inspected, and only 0.1% is tested for banned drug residues, according to the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), … Continue reading

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Have You Checked Your Lettuce?


The latest food recall is in 19 states with lettuce over listeria contamination. A California farm True Leaf Farms voluntarily made the recall of their romaine lettuce after finding from a sample test that tested positive for listeria. Most of the … Continue reading

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Deaths from Cantaloupes Rising


The death toll from the cantaloupes with listeria continues to rise in the US. The current total is at 16 with 72 ill to date. United States health official expect this number to climb in the coming weeks.  The deadly cantaloupes were … Continue reading

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Listeria Deaths from Cantaloupes Rises


The deaths from listeria haven risen to 8 and those infected in 14 different states continues to climb according to the CDC. Listeria infections can stay in the gut for up to two months before causing symptoms, CDC says, so … Continue reading

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Listeria Outbreak from Cantaloupes Claims 4 Lives


If you have not yet heard, be careful eating cantaloupes. There have been 4 related deaths due to listeria linked from Cantaloupes. These cantaloupes linked are from Jensen Farms located in Colorado.  According to the CDC 35 people from 10 different states … Continue reading

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E-Coli Breakout


By Ken Buben, President, FancyScrubs.com Europe has been suffering from an E-Coli breakout feared to be from cucumbers. Scientists are scrambling to find answers as 10 people have died from this and hundreds have been sickened. Germany has been the … Continue reading

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Grape Tomato Salmonella Scare – 13 States


By Ken Buben, President, FancyScrubs.com Today there is a grape tomato recall due to a salmonella scare in 13 states across the United States. Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, Nevada, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington and Wyoming … Continue reading

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