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Health Officials: Three Texans Sickened After Eating Blue Bell Ice Cream

DALLAS (AP) — An outbreak of a foodborne illness linked to some Blue Bell ice cream products has grown to include three people in Texas who became ill, according to federal health authorities. 367 more words

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351,000 People Die of Food Poisoning Globally Every Year

New data from the World Health Organization (WHO) reveals the growing problem of food-borne illness around the world. The WHO released initial findings on Thursday showing that hundreds of millions of people worldwide are getting sick from contaminated food. 233 more words

Listeria-tainted ice cream linked to 3 deaths in Kansas

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – A foodborne illness linked to some ice cream products might have been a contributing factor in the deaths of three hospital patients in Kansas, health officials said Saturday. 343 more words

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Officials: Blue Bell Ice Cream Not Cause Of 3 Deaths, But Factor

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas health officials say a foodborne illness linked to some Blue Bell ice cream products may have been a contributing factor in the deaths of three hospital patients. 109 more words

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Agriculture and Environmental Basics: Pasteurization and Food Irradiation

The Incredible Hulk, Spiderman, Daredevil, and many other superheroes all got their powers from exposure to radiation, but not one of them acquired it from eating irradiated foods.  740 more words

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Prevention of Foodborne Illness in the High Risk Groups

What is foodborne illness?

Foodborne illness refers to any illness that is related to food ingestion. It is commonly caused by bacterial pathogens such as Salmonella spp. 384 more words

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