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It was the mousse: 21 sickened with E. coli O157 linked to NV producer

November 23, 2015 by


by Doug Powell An E. coli outbreak that sickened nearly two dozen people and prompted a restaurant in south Reno to voluntarily close has been linked to a dessert food manufactured, sold, and distributed by Reno Provisions, the Washoe County Health District announced Friday afternoon. Our epidemiologists and environmental health staff have identified a dessert […]

3 new states added, 45 ill: Chipotle E.coli outbreak update

November 21, 2015 by


The following is the latest report from CDC regarding the E. coli outbreak and the link to Chipotle restaurants. As of November 19, 2015, 45 people infected with the outbreak strain of STEC O26 have been reported from 6 states. 16 ill people have been hospitalized. There have been no reports of hemolytic uremic syndrome […]

Chipotle’s Response to E. coli Outbreak

November 4, 2015 by


On the heels of an E. coli incident that was linked to eight of its restaurants in Oregon and Washington state, Chipotle Mexican Grill has taken a number of immediate steps to assist investigators as they conduct their review of the incident in Oregon and Washington. Among the specific actions the company has taken since […]

Chipotle closes 43 restaurants for E. coli – 19 cases reported

November 2, 2015 by


The following information was posted on the Washington state department of health website. OLYMPIA WA– A cluster of E. coli cases led to the closure of many Chipotle restaurants this week. The restaurants under investigation are linked to 19 cases of E. coli illnesses in Washington. Three more cases were reported from Oregon, also associated […]

Consumer advisory for E. coli Contaminated Apple Cider

October 28, 2015 by


The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development issued a consumer advisory for Uncle John’s Old Fashioned Apple Cider produced by Uncle John’s Cider Mill l in St. Johns, MI, because it has the potential to be contaminated with Shiga-toxin producing E. coli bacteria. Consumers who have purchased this product at Uncle John’s Cider Mill […]

What’s bugging your burger? High rates of bacteria found in ground beef

September 14, 2015 by


By Carina Storrs, Special to CNN Every time you eat a burger, you could be getting a side of bacteria with it. Most packages of ground beef in the grocery store contain at least one type of bacteria that could make you sick, according to a survey by Consumer Reports. Researchers looked at 300 samples […]

10 now sick with E. coli O157 linked to Seattle food truck

September 4, 2015 by


by Doug Powell King County Public Health has investigated an E. coli outbreak after six – now 10 — cases of E. coli O157 were linked to Los Chilangos food trucks. The owners of Los Chilangos stated that they are ready to reopen, but this news naturally did not sit well with the Buder family […]


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