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Frozen berries hepatitis A scare: Food standards authority defends decision not to specifically test berries for virus upon importation

ABC News Anna Henderson 26 Feb., 2015

Australia’s food standards authority has defended the decision not to specifically test frozen berries for hepatitis A when they are imported into Australia. 57 more words


Frozen Berries - Hepatitis A [Compilation]

Berries not under greater surveillance  (SMH 23 February 2015)

The Department of Agriculture has shed 280 jobs in the division responsible for checking food risks, as concerns about surveillance emerged. 159 more words

Food Science

Frozen Berry Health Scare Increases Need to Eat Local

No doubt, you have read that certain brands of frozen berries have been recalled in Australia this week due to being linked to causing Hepatitis A.    439 more words


Berry scare at Gold Coast school

Gold Coast Bulletin Stephanie Bedo 21 February 2015

Trinity Lutheran College at the Gold Coast is among those checking if any children are sick after they ate contaminated frozen berries in class.

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Four new hepatitis A cases linked to Nanna's frozen berries

Sydney Morning Herald Su-Lin Tan 21 February 2015

Health authorities have confirmed four new cases of hepatitis A linked to frozen berries, bringing the number of people infected in the outbreak to 18.

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