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By Candess Zona-Mendola of MakeFoodSafe The Minnesota Department of Health announced this week an outbreak of E. coli illnesses linked to Acapulco Mexican Restaurant in Andover, Minnesota. The investigation...

By Candess Zona-Mendola of MakeFoodSafe The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services has announced an outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease potentially linked to the Mountain State Fair in...

By Jory Lange The Philadelphia E. coli outbreak grows to include a 19th victim.  “Shared restaurant exposure” is linked to this Philadelphia E. coli outbreak.  This means that the outbreak source...

By Dr. Steven Q. Simpson Sepsis is a public health crisis in the United States and around the world. There is no doubt about it. Each year, an estimated 270,000 people in the U.S. die from sepsis and another...

Written by: Sarah Gehrke, MSN, RN Dengue is a re-emerging public health concern with two-fifths of the world population being at risk of infection. It is a mosquito-borne viral infection primarily transmitted...

By: Candess Zona-Mendola of MakeFoodSafe The local news is reporting that the outbreak of Ecoli illnesses linked to Philadelphia restaurants in the area as increased to 16 cases. The investigation into...

By: Candess Zona-Mendola of MakeFoodSafe News broke this week that there are two confirmed cases of Legionnaires’ disease linked to the Bronx apartments by Mitchell-Lama Properties. Both of the confirmed...

By: Candess Zona-Mendola Amador County health officials announced this week that they are currently investigating a Shigella outbreak in their county. According to the announcement, there is a “significant...

By Jory Lange The Milwaukee Journal Sentinal reports, “Outpost Natural Foods’ main kitchen in Bay View remains closed as it searches for the source of Salmonella contamination that has sickened...

By: Candess Zona-Mendola, MakeFoodSafe The Hidalgo County Health has announced that the state of Texas is in the middle of a cyclospora outbreak. The health department confirmed that over 300 people...