NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Ibaraki Prefectural Government reports an anisakiasis infection in a woman in her 40s who ate several kinds of raw fish at the Kaiten-zushi Morita sushi restaurant near the Nakaminato...

NewsDesk @bactiman63  The number of people poisoned by rolls in the Samara region has grown to 38 people, according to Russian media. 25 people were hospitalized in the Togliatti City Clinical Hospital No....

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Kharkiv Regional Center for Disease Control and Prevention (computer translated) has reported 89 people, including 19 children, have been hospitalized for food...

A new study led by the University of Washington finds dramatic increases in the abundance of a worm that can be transmitted to humans who eat raw or undercooked seafood. Its 283-fold increase in abundance...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews A salmonella outbreak in Maipú commune in Santiago Province has now affected 80 people, according to the Chile news source, T13 (computer translated). This is up...

The internet has been flooded by every possible news source covering a story about a man, who claimed he ate sushi daily, who presented to his doctor a 5 ½ ft long tapeworm. This is from a podcast called...

The internet is flooded with stories about a sushi loving guy and his 5 ft. tapeworm in Fresno, CA that was discussed on a podcast recently. Often when you think of the parasite risk with raw sushi,...

Japan health officials are reporting a rise in foodborne parasitic infections from raw fish dishes, such as sushi and sashimi in recent years, so much that for three consecutive years from 2013 to 2015,...

California based company, Osamu Corporation Tuesday recalled it’s Frozen Yellow Fin Tuna Chunk Meat (Lot #68568) sourced from one processing plant in Indonesia due to Salmonella contamination. The...

The outbreak of a rare strain of salmonella reported recently in California and New Mexico, is now being reported from nine states affecting 53 people, according to an investigation by the Centers for...