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Emerging Pathogens: Vibrio Cases in Oysters Expected to Continue Increasing


Health & Wellness  (tags: oysters, food, disease, illness, humans, death, risks, safety, research, warning, prevention, protection, news, study, health )

Carrie
- 451 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
With a nearly 50-percent mortality rate, Vibrio vulnificus is the most deadly foodborne pathogen in the world, according to University of North Carolina at Charlotte Biology Professor Jim Oliver.



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GGmaSheila D. (169)
Monday September 23, 2013, 5:10 pm
So very glad I'm not into eating oysters, especially raw.
 

Jeaneen A. (155)
Tuesday September 24, 2013, 6:53 am
Another reason for going vegan.
 

Monika Ka (12)
Tuesday September 24, 2013, 9:43 am
Thanks.
 

Michael Kirkby (86)
Tuesday September 24, 2013, 10:29 am
I used to love sea food but I am very, very leary of eating anything now.
 

Julie C. (18)
Tuesday September 24, 2013, 11:56 am
Another unanticipated effect of warming oceans. One of millions to come.
 

Ruth S. (298)
Wednesday September 25, 2013, 6:05 am
Vegan is the way to go.
 

Birgit W. (152)
Wednesday September 25, 2013, 1:20 pm
Thank God I don't like to eat oysters.
 

jamika James (0)
Thursday September 26, 2013, 2:28 am
Your're really not supposed to eat osyter anyway. They are toXic due to them being nature's cleaning filters of the oceans. Including clams and mussel.
 

Lloyd H. (46)
Thursday September 26, 2013, 6:48 am
Yes by all means go Vegan with a nice Certified Organic and Certified Natural Anti-oxidant berry mix from Townsend Farms.
 

Sergio Padilla (62)
Sunday September 29, 2013, 9:26 am
Noted
 
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