Browsing All Posts filed under »food recalls«

Cooking with the right stuff

August 13, 2012 by


In just the last few weeks, some significant food poisoning outbreaks have occurred. Three Australian Olympic badminton players came down with food poisoning while training in London and had to miss some of their warm-up matches. In Denver, 60 residents of a homeless shelter were hospitalized with food poisoning.  And nearly 30,000 pounds of ground beef was recalled in […]

Technology Takes On Shady Restaurants That Have Health Code Violations

June 4, 2012 by


“The one thing I love when going out to eat with friends is spending the rest of a fun-filled night in a hospital room, getting my stomach pumped, as everything I ate revisits me in the wrong way.” Food poisoning has to be one of the worst experiences a person has to suffer through, and […]

Food Recalls are Up According to ExpertRECALL Index

November 7, 2011 by


According to a news release from PR Newswire, food recalls in the third quarter affected nearly six times as many units as the previous three-month period.  The report released today in the quarterly ExpertRECALL™ Index also takes a look at medical and product recalls as well.   The ExpertRECALL Index also found that pharmaceutical and medical device […]

FDA Issues Botulism Warning for Bio Gaudiano Organic Olives Stuffed with Almonds

November 7, 2011 by


The FDA warned consumers not to eat Bio Gaudiano brand Organic Olives Stuffed with Almonds.  Following is the complete news announcement from the FDA via PRNewswire: SILVER SPRING, Md., Nov. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The following Fast Facts are being released by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration: Fast Facts FDA is warning consumers not […]

85,000 Cookie Tins Recall at Rite Aid Stores Nationwide

October 31, 2011 by


Rite Aid is recalling its Rich Fields tins of butter cookies.  Working in consultation with the United States Food and Drug Administration, Rite Aid has initiated a chainwide recall of approximately 85,000 tins of butter cookies distributed by Rite Aid under the Rich Fields brand name because of the possibility of contamination with Bacillus cereus. […]


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