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By Amanda Rachel Brunetti Tuberculosis, caused by infection with Mycobacterium tuberculosis, is the top infectious cause of death in the world. An estimated 1.5 million people died of tuberculosis (TB)...

By: Candess Zona-Mendola of MakeFoodSafe A previously unannounced Norovirus outbreak and death have been linked to a New Hampshire-based restaurant named Puritan Backroom. According to the New Hampshire...

By: Candess Zona-Mendola of MakeFoodSafe The FDA announced a company recall of sprouts linked to E. coli O103 illnesses in Iowa. It is not yet known how many people are sick in this latest Iowa sprouts...

By: Candess Zona-Mendola of MakeFoodSafe The latest statistics in the 2019 Romaine Lettuce outbreak are out today. As of December 17, 2019, there are 138 cases of E. coli O157 reported in 25 states –...

By: Candess Zona-Mendola of MakeFoodSafe The CDC announced yesterday that 7 people in 5 states have become sickened with Listeria linked to hard-boiled eggs products made by Almark Foods. One person, from...

By: Candess Zona-Mendola of MakeFoodSafe In an announcement by the FDA and the Pennsylvania DOH, 31 cases of Salmonella in the state have been linked to Tailor Cut Produce, a New Jersey-based manufacturer....

By: Candess Zona-Mendola of MakeFoodSafe The CDC posted its updated case counts today in the multistate outbreak of E. coli illnesses linked yet again to romaine lettuce. This 2019 E. coli Romaine Lettuce...

By: Candess Zona-Mendola of MakeFoodSafe The Brazoria County Department of Health announced today that there has been an increase in Shigella illnesses in the Texas county over the last two months. The...

By Jory Lange The CDC reports 67 confirmed cases of E coli infections in the Romaine lettuce outbreak.  39 people have been hospitalized in 19 states.  6 people have developed hemolytic uremic syndrome...

By Jory Lange A Nashville, North Carolina BBQ restaurant was closed after the local health department found conditions “constituting an imminent health hazard.”  The Doug Sauls Salmonella Outbreak...