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Mar 09, 2017

Mar 09, 2017
Raw milk soft cheese

Six ill, 2 dead in Listeria outbreak tied to Vulto soft cheese

Officials in New York state have detected Listeria in intact raw milk Vulto cheese.

Jun 10, 2016

Jun 10, 2016
Peanut butter on toast

FDA drags its feet on food recalls, HHS audit says

At times consumers were at risk "for several weeks after FDA was aware of a potentially hazardous food," the report says.

May 04, 2016

May 04, 2016
Frozen vegetables

Listeria linked to frozen vegetables sickens 8 in 3 states

All patients were hospitalized, and a recall involves 358 products and 42 brands.

Nov 03, 2015

Nov 03, 2015
Poultry packages

CDC: Multistate outbreaks show need for more food industry action

Multistate events are linked to 56% of outbreak deaths even though they make up just 3% of  outbreaks.

Sep 18, 2015

Sep 18, 2015
Feta cheese

Listeria tied to soft cheese sickens 24, kills 1

The outbreak has hospitalized 21 people and led to a recall of soft cheeses from a California dairy.

May 14, 2015

May 14, 2015
USDA poultry inspector checking chickens

Foodborne illness report shows successes, challenges

E coli and some Salmonella infections dropped, but Campylobacter and Vibrio cases increased.

Feb 24, 2015

Feb 24, 2015
Runny egg yolk

Feds roll out new way to analyze food outbreak data

US agencies reported on what they billed as an improved method for sifting food outbreak data.

Dec 19, 2014

Dec 19, 2014
Caramel apples

Listeria tied to caramel apples prompts broad CDC warning

After 28 cases and 5 deaths, officials warn against eating any commercially made caramel apples.

Mar 12, 2014

Mar 12, 2014
enchiladas

FDA shutters cheese facility in wake of Listeria findings

The FDA pulled the firm's food facility registration based on inspection findings.

Jul 05, 2013

Jul 05, 2013

Tainted cheese linked to Listeria infections in 4 states

One dies and one miscarries after eating Wisconsin company's cheese.

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