News & Perspective

May 19, 2014

May 19, 2014
Ground beef

E coli cases in 4 states prompt ground beef recall

Reports of 11 E coli cases in 4 states have prompted a recall of 1.8 million pounds of ground beef.

May 07, 2014

May 07, 2014

News Scan for May 07, 2014

MERS antibodies in Kenyan camels
Chikungunya in Haiti
C diff guidance
USDA outbreak probes

Apr 28, 2014

Apr 28, 2014

Food Safety Scan for Apr 28, 2014

USDA food safety funds
Updated food safety guidelines

Apr 25, 2014

Apr 25, 2014

News Scan for Apr 25, 2014

Ebola outbreak slowing
Deli food safety
Anti-malaria efforts
HPV test approved
CDC probes anatomical donation facility

Apr 23, 2014

Apr 23, 2014

Avian Flu Scan for Apr 23, 2014

H5N1 in North Korea
Low-path avian flu in California
Avian flu viruses at China lake

Apr 18, 2014

Apr 18, 2014
Plate of oysters

CDC sees little overall progress on foodborne infections

Overall foodborne disease rates held steady in 2013, but Salmonella cases were lower than in the previous 3 years.

Apr 09, 2014

Apr 09, 2014

News Scan for Apr 09, 2014

Four new MERS cases
Key smallpox issues
More chicken-linked salmonellosis
WHO hepatitis C guidance

Mar 20, 2014

Mar 20, 2014

News Scan for Mar 20, 2014

Avian flu in Iceland's birds
USDA meat inspectors
Promising disease trends in Africa
Antibiotic resistance in kids
Measles-free nations

Mar 18, 2014

Mar 18, 2014

News Scan for Mar 18, 2014

Campus meningitis link
TB decline in Europe
Poultry inspection
Polio in Cameroon
Pig coronavirus detection

Mar 04, 2014

Mar 04, 2014
Chicken wings

Chicken Salmonella outbreak persists, sickens 51 more

Officials thought the outbreak was over, but recent cases bring the outbreak total to 481.


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