Food Poisoning Resources

Botulism is a life-threatening paralytic illness caused by neurotoxins produced by an anaerobic, gram-positive, spore-forming bacterium—Clostridium botulinum. Botulism is a rare disease and only affects a few hundred persons each year in the United States. The vast majority of clinicians have never seen a patient with botulism.

Here is the update: https://about-botulism.com/

Botulism:

In the beginning of yet another – in fact two E. coli Outbreaks that have sickened dozens, Marler Clark, The Nation’s Food Safety Law Firm, relaunches www.about-hus.com.

E. coli: Marler Clark, The Food Safety Law Firm, is the nation’s leading law firm representing victims of E. coli outbreaks and hemolytic uremic syndrome

Amid two Salmonella Outbreaks – Onions that have sickened 1208 and Peaches that have sickened 68, Marler Clark, The Nation’s Food Safety Law Firm, relaunches www.about-salmonella.com.

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Marler Clark, The Food Safety Law Firm, is in the process of updating several of its About-sites for content and clarity, in hopes of educating the public about foodborne illnesses, such as Botulism, Campylobacter, Cyclospora, E. coli, Hepatitis A, Listeria, Norovirus, Salmonella, Shigella  and their complications.

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Hepatitis A is a human fecal virus.  It is endemic outside the United States.  Since 2016 the CDC has reported over 30,000 infections with over 19,000 hospitalizations and 300 deaths.

Hepatitis A is vaccine preventable.

The ongoing hepatitis A outbreak is primarily in the homeless population and those linked

The CDC, several states, and federal partners (USDA/FSIS) are investigating a multistate outbreak of Listeria infections.

As of August 23, 2019, a total of 24 people infected with the outbreak strain of Listeria has been reported from 13 states: California (4), Florida (1), Iowa (10), Illinois (4), Indiana (1), Kansas (1), Kentucky (1), Michigan (1),

Food safety attorney William (Bill) Marler is available to consult those affected by the ongoing Listeria outbreak in the European Union. EFSA and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) announced today that frozen corn is the likely source of the Listeria outbreak affecting Austria, Denmark, Finland, Sweden, and the United Kingdom. As

Wayne County health officials report that a worker at the Token Lounge in Westland has been diagnosed with hepatitis A,

The club at 28949 Joy Road remains open for business, but people who drank beverages there between Nov. 20 and Dec. 4 are encouraged to watch for symptoms of the disease.

Hepatitis A has been