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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Listeria outbreak’

Listeria Outbreak Traced to Delaware Cheese Producer

A Listeria outbreak has killed one and made at least 10 others dangerously ill. Three of those that are ill are babies, but it is not clear as of now if the death was also a baby. The lysteria-linked death occured in California, and seven of the other illnesses were in Maryland. The outbreak has been linked to hispanic-style cheeses …

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Listeria Outbreak: Produce Industry Has to Raise Bar

The listeria epidemic, in which the deadly illness to spread to 28 states and was later traced to Jensen Farms, in Colorado, was the nation’s deadliest outbreak of foodborne illness in 25 years. The FDA concluded the melons likely were contaminated in the Jensen Farms’ packing house, and that dirty equipment and standing water were to blame. They found that …

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