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Food Poisoning Seen As Possible Cause To NAACP State Convention Dilemma

November 3, 2014 by


Everything went fine in the closing of the 27th annual NAACP State Convention last Oct. 30 until about 100 guests fell sick due to suspected food poisoning. In the event last weekend at Sofitel San Francisco Bay Hotel in Redwood City at least 12 people were rushed to local hospitals due to vomiting and diarrhea. […]

Food poisoning investigated Food Safety Summit in Baltimore

April 28, 2014 by


Food Poisoning Sickens 100 at Safety Summit According to NBC News, more  than 100 people that attended the Food Safety Summit in Baltimoregot sick from food poisoning. Maryland state health officials say they still don’t know what caused the outbreak of gastroenteritis that left participants suffering symptoms that included diarrhea and nausea.  “We are working […]

Perceptions, behaviors and kitchen hygiene of people who have and have not suffered campylobacteriosis: a case study

January 26, 2014 by


by Doug Powell I usually say, those that have knowingly had foodborne illness are more likely to pay attention to restaurant inspection data, be more attentive shoppers and take extra care at home. Maybe I’ve been talking out my ass. Or maybe not; it’s hard to know based on the results of a small-scale UK […]

Burma Superstar Restaurant in San Francisco at Center of E. Coli Outbreak

September 15, 2013 by


Sponsored Advertorial Posted by Ron Simon The San Francisco Department of Health is investigating at least 14 cases of  E. coli in San Francisco, all linked to the Burma Superstar Restaurant located at 309 Clement Street in the Richmond District.  The victims have reported eating at Burma Superstar Restaurant on August 16 and 17.  According […]

Rescue Mission sends 50+ homeless to hospital for food poisoning

July 24, 2012 by


(CBS News) A food poisoning outbreak from turkey served at the Denver Rescue Mission has sent more than 50 people to the hospital for treatment. CBS Denver reports that officials said the sickness hit people who ate a turkey dinner consisting of meat that had been donated at the shelter. The foodborne illness led many […]

Food Safe Guru Daily – Food Poisoning

June 5, 2012 by


There is a reason why I don’t go out to eat as often. Food Poisoning. We are surrounded by Chinese restaurants in our neck of the woods, some gourmet, many upscale and some serve that same chinese food that my parents used to crave (ie beef  chow yoke). It was one of these old-time Chinese […]

Rapper DMX hit with food poisoning, self-diagnosed with ‘eating some bad shrimp’

January 26, 2012 by


 by Ben Chapman When I was in my third year of undergrad I signed up to be a Residence Assistant (for the second time). The first time around I was a bit of a stickler for rules and felt like I was supposed to enforce the law. By my second experience, I mellowed and I […]