Onion Recall: Nearly 900 Sickened By Salmonella Outbreak In 47 States
BOSTON (CBS) — The salmonella outbreak linked to recalled onions continues to grow. The CDC now reports that 869 people have been infected across 47 states. Rhode Island is among the new states reporting infections. Two people in Massachusetts have gotten sick, as has one person in New Hampshire. So far, 116 people have been hospitalized, but no one has died. Salmonella Outbreak Update: 869 ill people in 47 states. Check to see if you have recalled onions or products made from recalled onions. More info: https://t.co/Ujffk5JFcz. pic.twitter.com/NvOY8kqH3H — CDC (@CDCgov) August 19, 2020 The CDC says red onion...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - August 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Consumer Health Syndicated CBSN Boston Syndicated Local Onion Recall salmonella Source Type: news

Better take basil: Reduce oxidative stress and inflammation naturally with this amazing superfood
(Natural News) Basil is an indispensable herb in kitchens around the world. From thick sauces to herbaceous salads, basil is an important ingredient in a number of recipes from various cuisines. But studies show that this popular herb not only belongs in the kitchen, but also in a medicine cabinet. In a recent study published in the Journal of Food... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 31, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hundreds Sickened by Parasite in Bagged Salad
The salads were made by Fresh Express at a plant in Illinois and may be contaminated with cyclospora. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - July 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Intestinal Illness Spurs Recall of Bagged Salads Sold at Walmart, Aldi
MONDAY, June 29, 2020 -- Bagged salad mixes sold at Walmart and other stores are linked with an outbreak of Cyclospora infections in eight Midwestern states, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports. More than 200 people in... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 29, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Intestinal Illness Spurs Recall of Bagged Salads Sold at Walmart, Aldi
MONDAY, June 29, 2020 -- Bagged salad mixes sold at Walmart and other stores are linked with an outbreak of intestinal illness in eight Midwestern states, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports. More than 200 people in... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - June 29, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Missouri grocery store repurposing salad bars due for coronavirus – they now contain cereals, candies and even alcoholic beverages
(Natural News) Due to fears that a salad bar might become a vector for the spread of the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19), a grocery store chain in Missouri replaced the salads with cereal, candy and even alcoholic beverages. Dierbergs Markets, a grocery store chain based in Chesterfield, Missouri, with several locations in the rest of the state,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Does Takeout Food Need To Be Cooked To Be Safe? Dr. Mallika Marshall Answers Your Coronavirus Questions
BOSTON (CBS) — As Massachusetts continues to fight the coronavirus pandemic, the public has plenty of questions. Dr. Mallika Marshall answered some of those sent to her email (drmallika@cbs.com) and Facebook and Twitter accounts. Does takeout food need to be cooked to be safe? – Jane It’s true that the coronavirus does not like heat, so cooking food will kill it. But raw foods, like salads, should be safe, too. The virus infects you by entering your respiratory tract, not through your gut.  That said, if you get takeout food, discard the packaging which could potentially be c...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - May 7, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Healthwatch Syndicated Local Coronavirus Dr. Mallika Marshall Source Type: news

"Farmer's Fridge" is making healthy food available in vending machines
A Chicago company called Farmer's Fridge has set an ambitious goal: to make healthy food widely available in vending machines. Their revolutionized machines dish out a curated variety of salads, sandwiches and snacks like chips and guacamole. Michelle Miller speaks to company founder Luke Sanders as well as the people helping to make the novel concept a reality. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - May 2, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How Does Missed Sleep Affect Your Appetite?
FRIDAY, Jan. 3, 2020 -- If you need yet another health reason to get enough sleep, here's one that may wake you up: Science shows that a loss of sleep can make you eat more. And that doesn't mean healthful salads and green veggies. Studies have... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 3, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Boiled egg recall spreads to Walmart, Kroger, Costco and others
A recall of hard-boiled eggs and egg salads linked to a deadly listeria outbreak has been expanded from Trader Joe's. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - December 27, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

E. coli outbreak linked to Fresh Express salads sickens 8 people
A dangerous new E. coli outbreak is linked to Salinas, California, a city known as the Salad Bowl of the World. At least eight people in three states have become ill. It's not clear if these cases are linked to a recent, more widespread outbreak from contaminated romaine lettuce that sickened 102 people in 23 states. Jonathan Vigliotti reports. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - December 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sushi, salads and spring rolls recalled on listeria fears
Products are sold in 31 states and Washington, D.C., by Trader Joe's, 7-Eleven, Walgreens and other retailers. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - December 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

More Than 100 E. Coli Illnesses Now Linked to Romaine Lettuce
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 4, 2019 -- It's still not 100% safe to enjoy caesar salads: Federal health officials say more Americans have been sickened with E. coli after eating romaine lettuce thought to be grown in Salinas, Calif. Case numbers have jumped... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 4, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Sushi, salads and spring rolls recalled on listeria fears
Products are sold in 31 states and Washington, D.C., by Trader Joe's, 7-Eleven, Walgreens and other retailers. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - December 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sushi sold at retailers like Trader Joe's and 7-Eleven recalled over listeria concerns
Ready-to-eat sushi, salads and spring rolls are being recalled voluntarily over fears of listeria contamination. The Fuji Food products are sold in 31 states and Washington, D.C. at retailers including Trader Joe's, 7-Eleven and Walgreens. The products are packed in plastic, with most having sell-by dates of Nov. 22 to Dec. 6. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - December 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Health Highlights: Dec. 4, 2019
Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: Sushi, Salads and Spring Rolls Recalled Due to Possible Listeria Contamination Possible listeria contamination has triggered the recall of... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 4, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Sushi, salads and spring rolls recalled on listeria fears
Products are sold in 31 states and Washington, D.C., by Trader Joe's, 7-Eleven, Walgreens and other retailers. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - December 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Two dozen ready-to-eat sushi trays, salads and spring rolls recalled
Fuji Food Products has voluntarily recalled many of its products, all with sell-by dates between November 22 and December 6. No illnesses have been reported in connection with the foods. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

RECALL: Pre-Made Sushi for Listeria Fears
Fuji Foods announced the recall, which includes ready-to-eat sushi, salads and spring rolls sold to select retailers and distributors along the East Coast and parts of the Midwest. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - December 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Understanding what makes a food ‘organic’
They need to follow stringent USDA standards. A close look at the five products: milk, salads, eggs, health bars and bread. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - November 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Consumer Reports Source Type: news

Recall: Premade Salads at Target, Walmart
The recall includes salads sold at Aldi, Target, and Walmart stores, and at Domino’s Pizza, among others. For a full list of retailers, visit this U.S. Department of Agriculture website. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - November 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

CDC: E. Coli Infections Linked to Romaine Recall
The CDC says 67 people infected with E. Coli are linked to the recall of romaine lettuce from Salinas, CA. The recall includes salads sold at Aldi, Target, and Walmart stores, and at Domino’s Pizza, among others. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - November 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A bit of healthy fat in your green smoothie goes a long way: Why you need fat-soluble vitamins in a balanced diet
(Natural News) Making positive lifestyle changes includes improving your eating habits and avoiding processed, sugary junk food. But did you know that you need to add healthy fats to salads and smoothies to improve your vitamin absorption? It’s time to stop demonizing fat Fresh plant-based foods are full of vitamins and minerals. However, fat-free salads or smoothies aren’t... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Chicken Recall, This Is The Listeria About Sandwiches, Salads, Wraps
The U. S. Department of Agriculture ’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) has announced that Tip Top Poultry, Inc, is recalling some of its frozen cooked, diced or shredded ready-to-eat chicken products. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - October 11, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

Pumpkin seeds found to lower blood sugar levels after eating
(Natural News) The phrase “big things come in small packages” could very well be talking about pumpkin seeds. The flat, oval-shaped seeds are equal parts healthy and delicious, making them a great addition to soups, salads, and desserts. Researchers from the University of Nottingham in the U.K. revealed that these seeds can even help manage blood sugar levels... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 27, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pumpkin seeds found to lower blood sugar levels
(Natural News) The phrase “big things come in small packages” could very well be talking about pumpkin seeds. The flat, oval-shaped seeds are equal parts healthy and delicious, making them a great addition to soups, salads, and desserts. Researchers from the University of Nottingham in the U.K. revealed that these seeds can even help manage blood sugar levels... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 27, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cordyceps: A strange fungi packed with a lot of health benefits
(Natural News) When it comes to fungi, people often imagine a mushroom. Indeed, the common mushroom (Agaricus bisporus) is a fungus known the world over. But it’s worth noting that other types of fungi exist, with some being a little more bizarre than the average crimini or portobello scattered on pizzas and in salads. Take the Cordyceps genus,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Listeriosis Associated With Packaged Leafy Green Salads Listeriosis Associated With Packaged Leafy Green Salads
An investigation of a recent outbreak of listeriosis suggested packaged leafy green salads as the source of the contamination.Emerging Infectious Diseases (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases Journal Article Source Type: news

Fast Prep Steps for Healthier Salads
TUESDAY, Sept. 10, 2019 -- Make the most of your farmers market bounty with fast salads that highlight end-of-summer's best produce, like a filling Cobb salad with tomatoes, corn, and green and red lettuces. Some simple prep tips make it an easy... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 10, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Sixth person dies from listeria outbreak linked to NHS sandwiches
Public Health England says latest death was one of nine cases previously confirmedA sixth person has died after eating pre-packaged sandwiches and salads linked to a listeria outbreak, Public Health England (PHE) has said.The latest death was one of the nine cases previously confirmed and PHE said there had been no new cases linked to the outbreak.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - August 1, 2019 Category: Science Authors: PA Media Tags: UK news Infectious diseases Medical research Microbiology Science NHS Health Society Source Type: news

Eating for your eyes: Carrots deliver nutrients that preserve vision
(Natural News) Carrots are considered as superfoods for a reason: They’re delicious, full of nutrients, and rich in vitamin A. But can eating carrots really help improve eye health? The amazing nutrient profile of carrots Carrots are versatile root vegetables that can be consumed raw, cooked, or juiced. They can also be used to make various dishes like salads,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Listeria outbreak: Which NHS Trusts are affected by Listeria outbreak? Is Listeria deadly?
SEVEN NHS Trusts have reported diagnoses of listeria linked to pre-packed sandwiches and salads, but how dangerous is the disease and what are the symptoms? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Listeria outbreak: More affected hospitals named
Eight hospitals have reported cases of listeria linked to sandwiches and salads eaten by patients. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

5 die in UK listeria outbreak linked to hospital food
The British government has ordered a review of hospital food after five patients died in a listeria outbreak linked to sandwiches and salads (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - June 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Listeria outbreak: Health secretary orders NHS food review
It comes as two more patients die in an outbreak linked to hospital sandwiches and salads. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

From protein boxes to super-charged salads: Summer lunches to keep you full — but not fill you out!
Are 'healthy' lunches as virtuous as they seem? We asked dietitian Duane Mellor, a spokesperson for the British Dietetic Association, to assess the most popular. We then rated them... (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 27, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

CDC warns pre-cut melon and tahini used in hummus have sickened hundreds
Pre-cut melon and a popular type of tahini - used in summer salads and hummus - are responsible for Salmonella outbreaks across the country. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Undeclared Soy in Some Salads, Wraps at Whole Foods Markets
Title: Undeclared Soy in Some Salads, Wraps at Whole Foods MarketsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/17/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/20/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Allergies General)
Source: MedicineNet Allergies General - May 20, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Source Type: news

Here ’s What Eating Processed Foods for Two Weeks Does to Your Body
Ultra-processed foods—the kinds made irresistible by sugar, fat and salt—are ubiquitous in the U.S., making up as much as 60% of the average American diet. But a small, intensive new study published in the journal Cell Metabolism shows that their low price and convenience comes at a cost to health. When people ate a highly processed diet for two weeks, they consumed far more calories and gained more weight and body fat than they did when they ate a less processed diet—even though both diets had the same amounts of nutrients like sugar, fat and sodium. It wasn’t a shock to find ultra-processed foods ...
Source: TIME: Health - May 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Mandy Oaklander Tags: Uncategorized Diet/Nutrition embargoed study Source Type: news

Adding beetroot to mayonnaise makes it more nutritious and longer lasting
(Natural News) Mayonnaise is one of the go-to condiments in almost every household. It goes well with salads, meats, and sandwiches, and it is packed with nutrients. It’s no wonder that people want to extend the shelf life of this all-around condiment. Fortunately, researchers from the University of Aberdeen in Scotland found a way to... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is Seaweed Healthy? Here ’s What Experts Say
Seaweed is a staple in many Asian cuisines, but many Americans still only encounter it when they go out for sushi. As a result, many diners don’t know what to make of it: Is seaweed healthy? Does it count as a vegetable? Are all kinds nutritionally the same? Miho Hatanaka, a Japanese-born registered dietitian who is based in Oregon, says the sea vegetable is worth getting to know. In the Japanese tradition, “people really attribute their health and longevity to seaweed, and even healthier skin and hair,” she says. Here’s what you need to know about eating seaweed. There are many types of edible sea...
Source: TIME: Health - April 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized Diet/Nutrition Source Type: news

Giancarlo Caldesi and his food writer wife reveal guilt-free soups and scrummy salads
GIANCARLO CALDESI: It took me a year to come to terms with not eating carbs, and three to stop craving them, even though giving up had transformed my health. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Great American Marketing Company Recalls Ready To Eat Products Because of Possible Health Risk
Great American Marketing Company of Houston, Texas is recalling Ready to Eat Sandwiches, Wraps and Salads because they have the potential to be contaminated with LISTERIA MONOCYTOGENES , an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail and elderly people and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, Listeria Infection can cause miscarriages and still births among pregnant women. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - April 10, 2019 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

High blood pressure: This exotic potassium-rich fruit may help to lower your bp reading
HIGH blood pressure can be lowered by cutting down on salt and getting more exercise, but you could also improve blood pressure health by including more of certain foods in your diet. One particular exotic potassium-rich fruit, which can be eaten whole, added to salads or made into a juice, may help to lower blood pressure. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bigger, Saltier, Heavier: Fast Food Since 1986 in 3 Simple Charts
Adding lighter fare like salads to the usual burgers and fries has meant more options for time-pressed diners. But the meals are largely less healthy now, a new study finds. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - March 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: TIFFANY HSU Tags: Fast Food Industry Labeling and Labels (Product) Research Calories Diet and Nutrition Burger King Corp Jack in the Box Inc McDonald's Corporation Source Type: news

Health Highlights: Jan. 29, 2019
Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: Prepared Foods With Baby Spinach Recalled by Whole Food Markets Prepared foods such as salads, pizza, sandwiches and wraps that contain baby... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 29, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Whole Foods recalls all spinach products and salad bar items in 8 states over salmonella fears
The recall affects pizza, salads, sandwiches, wraps and anything containing spinach at the serve-yourself salad or hot bar prior to January 23, the store revealed. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mrs. Grissom ’s Salads Issues a Voluntary Recall
For immediate release- January 18,2019 – Nashville, TN – Mrs. Grissom’s Salads is voluntarily recalling a single days production of Mrs. Grissom’s SELECT Old Fashioned Pimento Cheese because of a labeling issue. Product produced on December 13, 2018 may have been packaged incorrectly, with the correct Pimento Cheese label on top lid, but a Chicken salad label on the container. The Pimento Cheese may contain allergens not listed on the products ingredient label, Specifically Milk. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - January 25, 2019 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

Eat Smart Salad Shake Ups recalled in 5 provinces over Listeria fears
Eat Smart Salad Shake Ups, single-serve salad bowls produced in California, are being recalled due to Listeria contamination fears. The recall impacts salads with a best before date of Dec. 29 sold in Alberta, B.C., Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan, said the company that produces the salads. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - December 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

Michigan-based food manufacturer agrees to stop operations after repeated food safety violations
Saranac Brand Foods, Inc. specialized in a variety of 35 different ready-to-eat foods, including prepared salads, dips, and sauces. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - December 17, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news