The CDC reports tonight that people in Massachusetts (1), New York (2), and Texas (1) have been sickened by Salmonella Concord – tainted Karawan tahini. The patient age range is from 8 to 32 years, with a median age of 21. Three of the four patients are female. Illness onset dates range from March 9,
Total Illnesses: 4
Last illness onset: March 23, 2019
States with Cases: New York (2), Massachusetts (1), Texas (1)
The United States Food and Drug Administration, along with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and state and local partners, are investigating a multistate outbreak of Salmonella Concord…
Ohio – 31 sick
Indiana – 23 sick
Michigan – 22 sick
Kentucky – 21 sick
The CDC and public health and regulatory officials in several states, and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration are investigating a multistate outbreak of Salmonella Carrau infections. Epidemiologic and traceback evidence indicate that pre-cut melon supplied by…
Georgia – 50
Kentucky – 69
Largest beef E. coli outbreak in decades. 28 hospitalized – 2 with acute kidney failure – hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS).
As of May 13, 2019, 196 people infected with the outbreak strain of E. coli O103 have been reported from 10 states -Florida 5, Georgia 49, Illinois…
Mystery remains as too common supplier, distributor, or brand of ground beef.
10 State E. coli O103 Case Count:
Florida 5, Georgia 49, Illinois 1, Indiana 1, Kentucky 69, Minnesota 1, Mississippi 1, Ohio 12, Tennessee 55 and Virginia 2
Since the last update on April 26, 2019, 19 more ill people were added to…
On December 11, 2017, the King County Public Health Department (“DOH”) announced that they were investigating an outbreak of salmonellosis associated with the Miller’s Guild restaurant in Seattle, Washington. Six persons from four separate meal parties became ill after eating at the restaurant on different dates from August 15, 2017, to November 3, 2017. One…
An outbreak of Salmonella Javiana occurred in August of 2018 among patrons of La Luz restaurant in Fort Collins, Colorado. Thirty-one laboratory confirmed caseswere included in the outbreak, including 6 employees of the restaurant. Analysis of data did not determine a food-specific cause for the outbreak.
The Larimer County Department of Health & Environment (LCDHE)…
Public Health investigated an outbreak of Shiga toxin-producing E. coli (STEC) associated with I Love Sushi and Café Mario at Nintendo of America campus in Redmond. Café Mario is operated by Sodexo and is not open to the public. I Love Sushi is a food establishment that operates out of Café Mario once a…
The Spring 2018 E. coli O157:H7 Romaine Lettuce Outbreak: In 2018 in the United Sates, 210 people infected with the outbreak strain of E. coli O157 were reported from 36 states. 96 people were hospitalized, including 27 people who developed a type of kidney failure called hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS). 5 deaths were reported from
A total of 177 people infected with the outbreak strain of E. coli O103 have been reported from 10 states.
Twenty-one people have been hospitalized. No cases of hemolytic uremic syndrome, a type of kidney failure, have been reported. No deaths have been reported.
Epidemiologic and laboratory evidence indicates that ground beef is the likely…