Czechs order inspection of all Polish beef imports: CTK agency
Czech authorities will inspect all beef imported into the Czech Republic from neighboring Poland following the discovery of salmonella in a 700 kg batch of imported Polish beef, news agency CTK said on Wednesday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

CDC: Turkey-Linked Salmonella Cases Now at 279
Cases have been reported in 41 states and the District of Columbia, and 107 people have been hospitalized. One death was previously reported in California. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - February 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

CDC: Salmonella Cases Tied to Raw Turkey Products Now at 279
TUESDAY, Feb. 19, 2019 -- Sixty-three more cases of illness in a Salmonella outbreak linked to raw turkey products have been reported since Dec. 21, 2018, bringing the total number to 279, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says in... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - February 19, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Salmonella outbreak hitting pet food brands
At least two makers of animal food have been affected by a widespread turkey recall that has sickened hundreds (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - February 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rise in people sickened by salmonella-infected turkey
A new CDC report brings the nationwide total of people who have been infected with salmonella after eating contaminated turkey to 279 in 41 states and the District of Columbia. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

More sickened from salmonella linked to turkey
Since the outbreak began, more than 100 people have been hospitalized (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - February 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Salmonella Outbreaks: What Raw Turkey, Tahini, Hedgehogs Have In Common
Add ground beef and raw chicken to the mix, and 2019 is not off to the a great start when it comes to Salmonella outbreaks. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - February 16, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

WATCH: CDC: Salmonella outbreak linked to ground turkey spreads to 41 states
The source of the outbreak has yet to be located. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - February 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: WNT Source Type: news

Salmonella outbreak tied to raw turkey expands with 63 more illnesses
Sixty-three more people have been infected with salmonella linked to raw turkey products in an outbreak that began in November 2017, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Friday. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - February 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Brazil's BRF recalls chicken export products over salmonella fears
Brazilian food processor BRF SA recalled almost 500 tonnes of fresh chicken products on Wednesday due to salmonella contamination worries, in a move affecting several key export markets in Asia, Africa and the Middle East. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Brazil's BRF recalls fresh chicken meat from Dourados unit: filing
Brazilian food processor BRF SA recalled 164.7 tonnes of fresh chicken destined for sale in the domestic market due to the risk of salmonella contamination, according to a securities filing on Wednesday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

New AI Toolkit is the 'Scientist that never Sleeps'
Researchers have developed a new AI-driven platform that can analyse how pathogens infect our cells with the precision of a trained biologist. The platform, HRMAn ('Herman'), which stands for Host Response to Microbe Analysis, is open-source, easy-to-use and can be tailored for different pathogens including Salmonella enterica. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 12, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Scientists use machine learning to ID source of Salmonella
(University of Georgia) A team of scientists led by researchers at the University of Georgia Center for Food Safety in Griffin has developed a machine-learning approach that could lead to quicker identification of the animal source of certain Salmonella outbreaks. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - February 11, 2019 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Drug-Resistant Salmonella Typhi Infections Among Travelers Drug-Resistant Salmonella Typhi Infections Among Travelers
Recent cases of highly drug-resistant typhoid fever in returning travelers underscore the need for physicians to be aware of current global outbreaks, as well as their appropriate treatment.Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Public Health & Prevention Journal Article Source Type: news

Rubber and Wood in Chicken Nuggets: Why 120,000 Pounds Were Recalled
Three separate recalls have been issued this month by Tyson Foods and Perdue. What ’ s happening to America ’ s chicken nuggets? (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - January 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: SANDRA E. GARCIA Tags: Food Contamination and Poisoning Chickens Recalls and Bans of Products Tyson Foods Inc Perdue Farms Inc Agriculture Department Salmonella (Bacteria) Labeling and Labels (Product) Source Type: news

120,000 Pounds, Recalled: What ’ s Happening to America ’ s Chicken Nuggets?
Three separate recalls have been issued this month by Tyson Foods and Perdue. The reasons vary, but many nuggets contained rubber or wood. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - January 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: SANDRA E. GARCIA Tags: Food Contamination and Poisoning Chickens Recalls and Bans of Products Tyson Foods Inc Perdue Farms Inc Agriculture Department Salmonella (Bacteria) Labeling and Labels (Product) Source Type: news

CDC: Snuggling Pet Hedgehogs Can Spread Salmonella
The CDC reports that 11 people had been infected with SalmonellaTyphimurium. Ten of the 11 say they handled a hedgehog before they became ill. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - January 28, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Snuggling Your Pet Hedghog May Spread Salmonella, CDC Warns
MONDAY, Jan. 28 2019 -- They're cute, but cuddling a pet hedgehog could transmit potentially deadly salmonella, U.S. health officials warned Friday. As of Jan. 23, " 11 people infected with the outbreak strain ofSalmonellaTyphimurium have been... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 28, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Don ’ t Kiss Your Pet Hedgehogs, C.D.C. Warns
Eleven people across eight states have been infected with a strain of salmonella linked to pet hedgehogs, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - January 27, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: JULIA JACOBS Tags: Food Contamination and Poisoning Salmonella (Bacteria) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Hedgehogs Pets Source Type: news

Don ’ t Kiss Your Pet Hedgehogs, Health Officials Warn
Eleven people across eight states have been infected with a strain of salmonella linked to pet hedgehogs, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - January 27, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: JULIA JACOBS Tags: Food Contamination and Poisoning Salmonella (Bacteria) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Hedgehogs Pets Source Type: news

Crisp & Delicious chicken nuggets recalled due to possible Salmonella contamination
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has issued a recall of Crisp & Delicious brand Chicken Breast Nuggets due to possible Salmonella contamination. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - January 26, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Toronto Source Type: news

Why You Should Not Kiss Your Hedgehog, CDC Warns Of Salmonella
Here's one thing that you should probably ask before you kiss or snuggle with someone. Are you a hedgehog? (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 26, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

Why You Should Not Kiss Your Hedgehog, CDC Warns Of Salmonella Outbreak
Here's one thing that you should probably ask before you kiss or snuggle with someone. Are you a hedgehog? (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 26, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

CDC Warns Why You Shouldn't Kiss Your Hedgehog And Of Salmonella Outbreak
Here's one thing that you should probably ask before you kiss or snuggle with someone. Are you a hedgehog? (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 26, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

Whole Foods recalls products with baby spinach for possible salmonella contamination
The potentially-contaminated products were sold in 8 states and no illnesses have been reported. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - January 26, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Michael Brice-Saddler Source Type: news

Salmonella outbreak in several states linked to pet hedgehogs
There is no clear link between cases, which are ongoing in eight states. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 26, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Salmonella outbreak linked to pet hedgehogs
These prickly little mammals are increasingly popular as pets, but don't kiss or snuggle them, health officials warn (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - January 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News 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

Stop snuggling hedgehogs, CDC urges amid salmonella outbreak
First, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said not to kiss or snuggle with your chickens; now, the agency is cautioning against PDA with pet hedgehogs. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - January 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Whole Foods recalls wraps, other products with spinach due to salmonella risk
Ready-to-eat products sold at the grocery chain's stores in eight states may be contaminated by bacterial infection (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - January 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lactalis recalls baby milk from Spanish site linked to salmonella
Dairy group Lactalis said on Friday it was recalling one of its infant formula brands as a precautionary move as the product was supplied by the same Spanish factory linked to several salmonella cases among babies in France. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Satur Farms ’ Recall of Baby Spinach Affects Prepared Food Items from Whole Foods Market Stores in Eight States
In response to a recall by Satur Farms, Whole Foods Market is voluntarily recalling various prepared foods items in eight states containing baby spinach because of a potential contamination of Salmonella. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - January 25, 2019 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

Satur Farms ’ Recall of Baby Spinach Affects Prepared Food Items from Whole Foods Market Stores in Eight States
In response to a recall by Satur Farms, Whole Foods Market is voluntarily recalling various prepared foods items in eight states containing baby spinach because of a potential contamination of Salmonella. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - January 25, 2019 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

General Mills recalls bags of Gold Medal flour over salmonella fears
General Mills issued a recall of five-pound bags of Gold Medal Unbleached Flour on Wednesday after salmonella was discovered during a sampling, but no consumer has reported falling ill. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

General Mills flour recall: What you need to know
The company recalled Gold Medal Unbleached Flour due to Salmonella concerns. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Savencia unit recalls baby milk in France after salmonella alert
Sodilac, a unit of French dairy group Savencia, said it was recalling infant formula sold in pharmacies in France and produced at a Spanish factory due to possible links with salmonella cases among babies. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Gold Medal Flour Recalled on Salmonella Fears
The recall of 5-pound bags of unbleached flour was issued after sampling of the product bags revealed "the potential presence" of salmonella bacteria, according to General Mills (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - January 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Gold Medal flour recalled over salmonella fears
General Mills says only five-pound bags with use-by dates of April 20 are affected and no related confirmed illnesses have been reported (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - January 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

General Mills recalls some flour over salmonella concerns
General Mills is voluntarily recalling some bags of its Gold Medal Unbleached Flour because of salmonella concerns (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Gold Medal flour recalled over salmonella fears
General Mills says only five-pound bags with use-by dates of April 20 are affected and no related confirmed illnesses have been reported (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - January 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Health Highlights: Jan. 24, 2019
Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: Gold Medal Flour Recalled Due to Possible Salmonella Contamination Possible salmonella contamination has led to a U.S.-wide recall of... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 24, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

General Mills recalls some 5-pound bags of flour over salmonella fears
General Mills is recalling some five-pound bags of its Gold Medal unbleached flour over fears of salmonella contamination. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - January 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Product Recall Because of Possible Health Risk
Satur Farms, 3705 Alvah's Lane, Cutchogue, NY 11935 is voluntarily recalling Baby Spinach and Mesclun with the specific lot numbers listed below because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people and others with weakened immune systems. Healthy persons infected with Salmonella often experience fever, diarrhea (which may be bloody), nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - January 24, 2019 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

General Mills Recalls Five Pound Bags of Gold Medal Unbleached Flour
General Mills announced today a voluntary national recall of five-pound bags of its Gold Medal Unbleached Flour with a better if used by date of April 20, 2020. The recall is being issued for the potential presence of Salmonella which was discovered during sampling of the five-pound bag product. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - January 24, 2019 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

Ingredient in some Hello Fresh, Chefs Plate meal kits recalled
Hello Fresh Canada Inc. is recalling an ingredient found in some of its Hello Fresh and Chefs Plate brand meal kits over a possible risk of salmonella contamination. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - January 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Nova Scotia Source Type: news

You ’re Not Imagining It: Food Recalls Are Getting More Common. Here’s Why
Lately, it’s felt like there’s a new food recall each week, striking everything from romaine lettuce to Ritz crackers. And a new report from the non-partisan Public Interest Research Group (PIRG) says that phenomenon isn’t in your head: Food recalls are actually getting more common. The total number of food recalls in the U.S. increased by 10% between 2013 and 2018, hitting a peak of 905 in 2016, according to the report. Class I recalls — those based on a “reasonable probability” that contaminated food could cause health problems — of meat and poultry rose by 83% during this time p...
Source: TIME: Health - January 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized healthytime onetime public health Source Type: news

Liberia: 2754 Barrels of Salmonella Pork Quarantined
[Observer] Authorities of the Ministry of Health in partnership with the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MOCI) have quarantined 2754 barrels of pork meat brought in the country, contaminated with salmonella poison. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 17, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Dog Food Recalled Due to Salmonella
One lot of A+ Answers Straight Beef Formula for Dogs has been recalled in Nebraska due to possible salmonella contamination, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration says. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - January 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Gene expression study sheds new light on African Salmonella
(University of Liverpool) Scientists at the University of Liverpool have completed one of the largest bacterial comparative gene expression studies to date and taken another step forward in understanding the African Salmonella strain that is currently killing around 400,000 people each year in sub-Saharan Africa. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - January 15, 2019 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

SKELETON CREW only for FDA inspections of "high risk" U.S. food-processing facilities while government in shutdown – Domestic food gets even scarier
(Natural News) Do you eat canned foods, chicken, seafood, or dairy products? Anything coming out of a U.S. factory during this government shutdown now has an even higher chance of being contaminated with feces, E. coli, Salmonella, pathogens and parasites – more so than even before this crisis. Even infant formula is considered to be... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news