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CDC: Chipotle outbreaks appear to be over

February 1, 2016 by


CDC: Chipotle outbreaks appear to be over. These two outbreaks appear to be over. The most recent illness reported to CDC started on December 1, 2015. CDC, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service, and public health officials in several states investigated two separate outbreaks of […]

CDC: Update on Chipotle

December 21, 2015 by


CDC updates on Chipotle outbreak. One more ill person has been reported from Pennsylvania since the last update. This person did not report eating at Chipotle Mexican Grill in the week before November 14, 2015, when illness started. Reports to PulseNet of new illnesses in this outbreak have slowed substantially since the peak of the […]

CDC: 52 people, 9 states sickened with E. coli from Chipotle

December 5, 2015 by


CDC: Chipotle Case count update Since the last update on November 20, seven more ill people have been reported from California (1), Illinois (1), Maryland (1), Ohio (2), Pennsylvania (1), and Washington (1). Fifty-two people infected with the outbreak strain of STEC O26 have been reported from 9 states. The majority of illnesses have been […]

CDC: 19 people infected in 7 states from E. coli in Costco Rotisserie Chicken Salad

November 25, 2015 by


CDC update on Costco Rotisserie Chicken Salad Recall. As of November 23, 2015, 19 people infected with the outbreak strain of STEC O157:H7 have been reported from 7 states. The majority of illnesses have been reported from states in the western United States. 5 ill people have been hospitalized, and 2 have developed hemolytic uremic […]

CDC update: Salmonella Linked to Raw, Frozen, Stuffed Chicken Entrees produced by Barber Foods

July 30, 2015 by


CDC, several states, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture‚Äôs Food Safety and Inspection Service are currently investigating two separate outbreaks of Salmonella Enteritidis infections linked to raw, frozen, stuffed chicken entrees. The two outbreaks are caused by different strains of Salmonella Enteritidis. At this time, this outbreak has not been connected with an outbreak of […]

CDC to help WA state find source of E. coli outbreak at milk fest

May 11, 2015 by


Public health officials in Washington state said on Friday they had asked for assistance from the federal government in tracking the source of an E. coli outbreak that has sickened more than 40 people who attended a milk festival last month. So far, eight people have been hospitalized, including a teenager treated for acute kidney […]

CDC: Blue Bell Listeria Investigation goes back several years

April 22, 2015 by


CDC recommends that consumers do not eat any Blue Bell brand products, and that institutions and retailers do not serve or sell them. This is a complex and ongoing multistate outbreak investigation of listeriosis illnesses occurring over several years. Several strains of Listeria monocytogenes are involved in this outbreak. Information indicates that various Blue Bell […]