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Recall Flawed Food Safety Inspection System to Prevent Outbreaks - ForceChange
Health & Wellness  (tags: Recall, food, safety, flawed, inspection, system, prevent, outbreaks, E. coli, food, health )

Marie
- 354 days ago - forcechange.com
Recently, the Food Safety and Inspection Service's 20 million dollar computer system went down for two days, leaving millions of pounds of meat, poultry, pork, and lamb at risk for contamination. Because of the shutdown, the meat was shipped out.
France Records First E. Coli Death
Health & Wellness  (tags: France, E. coli, death, health )

Anna
- 1152 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Authorities have recorded the first death in France's E. coli outbreak.Dr. Benoit Vendrely at Bordeaux Hospital in southwest France said the 78-year-old woman died early Saturday morning.
E. Coli Outbreaks Linked to Egypt
Health & Wellness  (tags: E. coli, Egypt, Prevention and Control, Seeds, Disease )

Nancy
- 1154 days ago - bbc.co.uk
E. coli outbreaks in Germany and France could have come from seeds sourced in Egypt, the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control has said.
Smoking Gun Elusive in Deadly E. Coli Outbreak
Health & Wellness  (tags: Smoking gun, health, E. coli, food poisoning, Life )

Anna
- 1184 days ago - news.yahoo.com
European health officials tracking one of the worst E. coli outbreaks on record might never know where it came from. It's a sad fact of life in food poisoning cases: There often is no smoking gun.The germ has sickened more than 1,500 people, mostly in....
Researchers Exploring 'Fusion Strategy' Against E. Coli
Health & Wellness  (tags: E. coli, E. coli 0157.H7, vaccines, pigs, humans, enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli, or ETEC )

Nancy
- 1457 days ago - sciencedaily.com
South Dakota State University research is exploring a "fusion strategy" for making improved vaccines to protect pigs and humans against some strains of E. coli. The SDSU researchers altered the toxins produced by a form of E. coli and genetically
Woman's Shattered Life Shows Ground Beef Inspection Flaws
Health & Wellness  (tags: beef, hamburger, E. coli, grocers, contamination, slaughterhouses, FDA, cows, meat, Angus, Beef, Patties, risks, health, disease, food, humans, illness, warning, government, dishonesty, cover-up, investigation )

Tom
- 1788 days ago - nytimes.com
Many big slaughterhouses will sell only to grinders who agree not to test their shipments for E. coli. Tens of thousands of people are still sickened annually by this pathogen, federal health officials estimate, with hamburger being the biggest culprit.
Resistant Urinary Tract Infections Linked to Meat Consumption
Health & Wellness  (tags: urinary tract infections, E. coli, antibiotics )

CJ
- 2364 days ago - liebertonline.com
A new study indicates that women suffering from urinary tract infections (UTIs) caused by drug-resistant E. coli bacteria reported eating more chicken and pork than women whose UTIs were easily treated with antibiotics.
Beef Recall, Possible E. Coli Contamination
Health & Wellness  (tags: recall, meat, ground beef, e. coli, health, humans, illness, protection, prevention )

John (Aqu
- 2420 days ago - wane.com
WASHINGTON, Jan. 12, 2008 - Rochester Meat Company, a Rochester, Minn., firm, is voluntarily recalling approximately 188,000 pounds of ground beef products because they may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food
96,000 Lbs of Ground Beef Recalled in Seven States | Washingtonpost.Com
Health & Wellness  (tags: beef, meat, recall, pounds, states, american, foods, distributor, E. coli, bacteria )

Jean
- 2468 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Yet another recall of ground beef has been issued, this time by Omaha-based American Foods Group. The meat with possible E. coli was distributed to retailers and distributors in Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Ohio, Tennessee, Wisconsin and Virginia.
Wisconsin Company Recalls Beef Products
Health & Wellness  (tags: e. coli, ground beef products, bacteria )

Brian
- 2469 days ago - usatoday.com
A company voluntarily recalled nearly 96,000 pounds of ground beef products after two people were sickened, possibly by the E. coli bacteria. The beef products by American Foods Group include coarse and fine ground beef chuck, sirloin and chop beef.
Concerns Rising Over U.S. Food Safety
Health & Wellness  (tags: beef, food, health, E. coli, bankruptcy, health risk )

Brian
- 2509 days ago - app.com
Topps, which billed itself as the leading U.S. maker of frozen hamburger patties, declared bankruptcy after the company recalled 22 million pounds of beef due to E. coli contamination. ConAgra Foods asked stores to remove their Banquet pot pies.
ALERT! 21.7 Million Pounds of Beef Recalled
Health & Wellness  (tags: alert, disease, food, health, illness, prevention, protection, risk, risks, safety, beef, recall, E. coli )

Michele
- 2525 days ago - cnn.com
Topps Meat Co. on Saturday expanded a recall of ground beef from about 300,000 pounds to 21.7 million pounds, one of the largest meat recalls in U.S. history. The hamburger patties may be contaminated with E. coli
Nationwide Recall of Frozen Hamburgers
Health & Wellness  (tags: Frozen, Contaminated burgers, 331, 582 pounds, number "Est. 9748", inside USDA mark, of inspection, E. coli )

Eleanora
- 2529 days ago - orlandosentinel.com
A meat company is voluntarily recalling some of its hamburgers after a cluster of illnesses in the Northeast caused by E. coli bacteria, officials say.At least six people have fallen ill in New York, and three were hospitalized, officials said. All are re
Could Florida Beach Sand Make You Sick? Possibly
Health & Wellness  (tags: bacteria, sand, E. Coli, florida )

Linda
- 2546 days ago - chron.com
A new two-year study of beaches in Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood and Miami found sand tainted with E. coli and other potentially harmful bacteria in levels 100 to 1,000 times greater than what's in the water lapping at the shore
   

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