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Cyclospora Outbreak Linked to Taylor Farms Salad, Some Served at Olive Garden and Red Lobster

Health & Wellness  (tags: cyclospora, illness, restaurants, Mexico, food, health, humans, investigation, safety )

- 1756 days ago -
The outbreak of Cyclospora in Iowa and Nebraska that has caused hundreds of confirmed illnesses has been linked to Mexican-grown Taylor Farms salad mix, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

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Roseann d (178)
Saturday August 3, 2013, 3:21 pm
I don't eat Big Food, Big Chains, Big Restaurants. It pays to be a food snob and shop organic at Farmer's Markets and local, organic, sustainable restaurants instead.

Helen Porter (39)
Saturday August 3, 2013, 8:38 pm
Green star to Roseann

Birgit W (160)
Sunday August 4, 2013, 12:50 pm

David C (131)
Sunday August 4, 2013, 1:10 pm

Malgorzata Z (198)
Sunday August 4, 2013, 1:20 pm
dobrze, że tam nie mieszkam

Past Member (0)
Sunday August 4, 2013, 1:33 pm
Lucky 4 me--i don't eat in either! Thanks Carrie

Sheila D (194)
Sunday August 4, 2013, 1:53 pm
Try not to buy non-American produce because there aren't enough food inspetors to make certain the food coming in is safe. Also don't frequent fast food, or even the medium food cahins. And definitely won't buy salad mixes since you never know where the contents are from - many sources mixed together does not always mean safe. Noted with thanks.

Connie O (44)
Sunday August 4, 2013, 3:35 pm
Hoping they found the cause...I try to stay away from food grown outside the USA.

Connie O (44)
Sunday August 4, 2013, 3:36 pm
You cannot currently send a star to Carrie because you have done so within the last day.

Vivian B (169)
Sunday August 4, 2013, 3:41 pm
A friend of mine has a child that got sick from this stuff. And he is not over it yet, as of last Friday! This stuff is aweful!!

Ann Breeden (65)
Sunday August 4, 2013, 4:07 pm
Thanks for the update.

marie C (163)
Sunday August 4, 2013, 5:10 pm
Thanks Carrie

Jason S (50)
Sunday August 4, 2013, 7:40 pm
Good posting, thanks

S B (76)
Monday August 5, 2013, 5:22 am
Thank you for posting

Winn A (179)
Monday August 5, 2013, 7:21 am

. (0)
Monday August 5, 2013, 7:28 am
Very scary. Thanks for sharing, Carrie.

Patricia H. (440)
Monday August 5, 2013, 10:38 am
thanks for posting
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