Sign when you go to the toilet that can signal shigella - the STI you've never heard of
Cases of this bacterial gut infection have rocketed since the easing of Covid restrictions. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 21, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stomach Flu in Kids & Todlers: What To Expect
Stomach flu isn’t really a ‘flu.’ It’s gastroenteritis and can be caused by bacteria, a virus, or a parasite. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - February 20, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Frozen Embryos 'Children' in Ala.; GLP-1s for Opioid Addiction? New E.Coli Outbreak
(MedPage Today) -- Note that some links may require registration or subscription. Alabama's Supreme Court ruled that frozen embryos are children under state law, and therefore subject to legislation covering the wrongful death of a minor. (The... (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - February 20, 2024 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

10 Sickened by E. Coli Outbreak Linked to Raw Milk Cheese
TUESDAY, Feb. 20, 2024 -- An Escherichia coli outbreak has been tied to Raw Farm brand raw cheddar cheese, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said in a food safety alert. Six of the patients remembered which type of raw cheese they... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - February 20, 2024 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

E. Coli Outbreak Tied to Raw Milk Cheese
MONDAY, Feb. 19, 2024 -- Raw milk cheese tainted with E. coli bacteria has sickened 10 people in four states, hospitalizing four, federal regulators warn. The cases have been tied to Raw Farm brand raw cheddar cheese, the U.S. Centers for Disease... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 19, 2024 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

The CDC investigates a multistate E. coli outbreak linked to raw cheddar cheese
At least 10 people across four states — California, Colorado, Texas and Utah — have been made ill from an E. coli outbreak linked to raw cheddar cheese from the brand Raw Farm, according to health officials. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday that at least four people have…#colorado #utah #rawfarm #cdc #fresno #aaronmcafee #thisvoluntaryrecall #bristolfarms #fda #sandiego (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 18, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Do YOU buy this cheddar cheese brand? CDC issues urgent warning after 10 people are infected by E. Coli across
The CDC and the FDA are warning of an outbreak of E. Coli that has already sickened ten people across the country who ate contaminated cheese. Four people have been sickened in California, two in Utah and three in Colorado, but the product, Raw Farm brand cheddar cheese, is sold nationwide. The…#cdc #fda #ecoli #utah #colorado #rawfarm #jalapenocheddar (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 17, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Scientists Sound Alarm on New Drug-Resistant E. Coli
THURSDAY, Feb. 1, 2024 -- A new and worrisome antibiotic-resistant form of E. coli has been identified at a children ' s hospital in China.Already, so-called ST410 strains of the E. coli bacterium -- resistant to last-resort antibiotics called... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 1, 2024 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Updated Bacterial and Archaeal Reference Genome Collection is Available!
Download the updated bacterial and archaeal reference genome collection! This collection (18,941 genomes as of Jan 18, 2024) was built by selecting the “best” genome assembly for each species among the 330,000+ prokaryotic genomes in RefSeq (except for E. coli for which two assemblies were selected as reference). You can speed up your sequence searches … Continue reading Updated Bacterial and Archaeal Reference Genome Collection is Available! → (Source: NCBI Insights)
Source: NCBI Insights - January 18, 2024 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: NCBI Staff Tags: What's New Basic Local Alignment Search Tool (BLAST) NCBI Taxonomy Nucleotide BLAST (blastn) Prokaryotic genome annotation RefSeq Source Type: news

Mississippi officials say water in state capital is safe one day after E. coli scare
The Mississippi State Health Department says Jackson's water is safe to consume (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 12, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Company recalls over 6,700 pounds of patties, ground beef in response to possible E. coli
Nearly 6,800 pounds of uncooked beef patties and ground beef produced by an Illinois-based company recently became subject to a recall. The recall by Valley Meats LLC arose from the possibility of the products being tainted by a strain of E. coli that the Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS)…#illinois #valleymeats #llc #fsis #indiana #iowa #michigan #usda #johnshopkinsmedicine #johnshopkins (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 2, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nearly 7000 pounds of ground beef products have been recalled over possible E. Coli contamination
(Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 2, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'This is going to change the dairy industry': Boss of family-run cheesemaker at centre of E.coli outbreak blames new variant that 'no-one knew about' as he speaks of his 'nightmare' after bug left one dead and 30 more ill
Mrs Kirkham's Lancashire Cheese is suspected by officials of being the epicentre of the outbreak, linked to artisan cheese sold in Waitrose and contained in Christmas hampers. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 29, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

One Brit dead in E-coli outbreak linked to artisan cheese sold at Waitrose and in Christmas hampers - with at least 30 people including children as young as seven ill
Health officials suspect a dairy farm near Preston, Mrs Kirkham's Lancashire cheese, to be the source of the outbreak. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 29, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Inside the family-run dairy farm at centre of E-coli outbreak in artisan cheese thought to have killed one Brit and left 11 hospitalised - as health officials recall products
Mrs Kirkham's Lancashire Cheese was established in 1978 by Ruth and John Kirkham before they handed it over to their son, Graham. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 29, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news