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Contaminated foods causing dangerous health effects bound for Australian supermarkets

News.com.au Jessica Marszalek February 26, 2015

NEARLY 200 imported foods bound for Australian supermarkets in the past six months contained contaminants that cause miscarriages, cholera and other harmful effects. 21 more words


Foods That Make People Sick With E. Coli: Beef, Plants Grown In Rows

There are three different agencies in the federal government that handle different types of foodborne illnesses and separate aspects of those illnesses. While two outbreaks might be caused by the same pathogen, which agency handles them depends on whether the food contains meat or not. 185 more words

Recalls And Safety


by Evan Anderson, UF/IFAS Extension Agent

It’s no coincidence that the United States has one of the safest food supplies. Plenty of work has been put into developing rules that producers, processors and distributors must follow to keep food safe. 317 more words

Extension Connection

21,420+ pounds of Beefsteak recall for Listeria

Kenosha Beef International of Columbus, Ohio is recalling approximately 21,427 pounds of ready-to-eat beefsteak patty product that may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

The fully cooked beefsteak patties were produced on Jan. 105 more words

Family Safety

Smoking: The what, the why and how

Today I’ve been investigating smoking – but not because it makes me look cool, or because all my friends are doing it. Of course, I don’t mean tobacco… I’ve managed to avoid that this far in my life, I don’t plan on starting now. 1,570 more words


Jack and the Beanstalk Soybean Sprouts Recalled

Hanbit Enterprises, Inc. dba Jack and the Beanstalk is recalling Soybean Sprouts in 1lb, 1.5lb, 10 lb, and Natto plastic bags distributed up to and including February 12, 2015 with Best if Used by dates up to February 19, 2015, because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. 134 more words

Family Safety

Hold The Listeria: Your Deli Sandwich Could Be Crawling With Bacteria

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – From cheesesteaks to roast pork, Philly has informally been crowned the sandwich capital of the United States.

But a new study might have you thinking twice before ordering from your favorite deli. 269 more words