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WA company linked to Listeria illnesses gets a warning letter

August 8, 2016 by


by Ben Chapman Like my RSS feed notification for MMWR, FDA’s warning letter email alerts get me all excited about the potential treasures within. Like bearded dragons. And Whole Foods condensate issues. Most telling are the letters that come after an outbreak investigation and that state almost 18% of environmental samples tested positive for Listeria monocytigenes […]

Four cases of salmonellosis linked to Seattle luau

July 19, 2016 by


by Ben Chapman I’ve never been to a luau. Even a fake one. According to JoNel Aleccia of the Seattle Times, the Good Vibe Tribe Luau (which sounds awesome) is the source of Salmonella outbreak. Illnesses were reported on July 11 and 12, with two reports on July 15. Investigators are trying to determine what […]