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Stopping Antibiotic Resistance Before It Gets to Our Plates

Antibiotics are used by people all over the world to treat infections caused by bacteria, but antibiotic-resistance is on the rise. In fact, antibiotic-resistant bacteria are now one of the biggest threats to global health—leading to an estimated 2 million illnesses and 23,000 deaths in the United States each year alone. 341 more words


Here's The Latest On Chipotle's Foodborne Illness Nightmare

Between rodents falling from the ceilings to customers falling ill after eating at the fast casual chain, the last few weeks haven’t been exactly kind to Chipotle, and they don’t appear to be getting any better: Another customer has tested… 563 more words

Food & Personal Care

Customer Vomit Makes Chipotle's Stock Plummet

Just when it seemed Chipotle had moved past its reputation as a breeding ground for foodborne illnesses, there are reports of another outbreak.

On Tuesday, a Chipotle franchise in Sterling, Virginia was closed over reports that customers were experiencing vomiting, stomach pains, and diarrhea shortly after eating at the location. 205 more words


Texas Officials Warn Of Increase In Food-Borne Illness

AUSTIN (AP) — State health officials are warning of an increase in Texas in the number of people who’ve contracted a food-borne illness often linked to imported produce. 118 more words


Pan-Frying Your Walrus on Medium? Better Turn Up the Heat!

Let’s get this out of the way: I think walruses are super cute. I think pigs are pretty cute too, but I have no qualms about eating bacon. 111 more words