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The Source of That Mysterious E. Coli Outbreak Has Likely Been Found

The mystery behind what’s causing the Escherichia coli outbreak that’s sickened more than 100 Americans in the past month may finally be solved: Officials have linked the outbreak to ground beef. 688 more words

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A Mysterious E. Coli Outbreak Sickens 96 People Across 5 U.S. States

Source: Mac Slavo

A mysterious E. coli outbreak has spread to 5 states and sickened 96 people. On Tuesday, the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said the outbreak is continuing to spread and get worse. 367 more words

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The Romaine Lettuce Crisis Is Not Over

Nineteen people who ate romaine lettuce have been hospitalized since the current outbreak began in early October, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) … 236 more words

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22 people sickened by E. coli in romaine lettuce, Canadian officials say

The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) has identified four new cases of E. coli related to romaine lettuce since it first announced an investigation into the problem on Wednesday. 498 more words

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SMDHU warning residents not to eat romaine lettuce after E. coli outbreak

The Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit (SMDHU) is reminding residents to avoid eating romaine lettuce.

According to a news release issued on Wednesday, the SMDHU says residents should avoid eating romaine lettuce and salad mixes containing romaine lettuce following a notice from the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) of an E. 207 more words

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N.B. E. coli case linked to romaine lettuce: health officials

There is a confirmed case of E. coli in New Brunswick linked to romaine lettuce.

Details on the patient’s condition and where they are from have not been released. 235 more words

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