The Oklahoma State Department of health is working with Custer and Caddo County Health Departments and other local partners, as they expand their investigation into the cause of an increased number of cases of Campylobacter and Shiga-toxin producing E. coli. The expansion includes a secure, electronic survey of all Custer County, Hydro, Hinton and Lookeba
New York Campylobacter Outbreak still unknown
Public health officials in New York City are looking into an outbreak of illnesses believed to be infections from Campylobacter, a foodborne pathogen.
Brooklyn officials say 50 cases of illnesses have been reported since the beginning of October. A specific source of the foodborne pathogen has not yet been determined, but chicken is often a…
Campylobacter hits Brooklyn
According to press reports, city health officials are investigating a potential outbreak in Brooklyn of campylobacter, a bacterial infection that causes flu-like stomach symptoms.
Campylobacter is a gastrointestinal bug that can come from eating raw or undercooked poultry or something that comes in contact with it, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention…
Most experienced Campylobacter Lawyers and Attorneys in Lawsuits
In the United States, these bacteria are the most common cause of bacterial foodborne illness, ahead of Salmonella—the second most common cause. Foods that may contain Campylobacter include:
· Any raw poultry (chicken is most common, as well as turkey, duck, goose, game fowl)
· Unpasteurized milk
· Undercooked meats such as beef, pork, lamb…
Potters Pond Closed to Shellfish Harvesting due to Campylobacter
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Rhode Island of Environmental Management (DEM) are announcing the immediate closure of the Potters Pond (GA10PP), located in South Kingstown, to all shellfish harvesting. The pond will remain closed until further notice.
The closure is the result of an investigation that linked human illnesses to shellfish
Valley Milk Simply Bottled raw milk quarantined due to Campylobacter
Raw goat milk produced and packaged by Valley Milk Simply Bottled of Stanislaus County is the subject of a statewide recall and quarantine order announced by California State Veterinarian Dr. Annette Jones. The quarantine order came following the confirmed detection of the bacteria Campylobacter jejuni in the farm’s packaged raw whole goat milk sampled and…
Marler Clark updates About Campylobacter
We continue to update our “About Sites,” that help explain the most common food borne illnesses and the syndromes caused by these infections – please see www.about-campylobacter.com.
Campylobacter is a genus of bacteria that is among the most common causes of bacterial diarrheal illness in humans worldwide. The name means “curved rod,” derived from…
Five Campylobacter infections linked to Dungeness Valley Creamery raw milk consumption in Washington
Fifth recall and third outbreak in 12 years
Campylobacter infections linked to raw milk consumption in Clallam, Skagit, Kitsap, and Clark counties
Five lab-positive campylobacteriosis cases have been identified in individuals who consumed Dungeness Valley Creamery raw milk. The raw milk was purchased in Clallam, Skagit, Kitsap, and Clark Counties.
Dungeness Valley Creamery has issued…
What to know about Campylobacter
Campylobacter jejuni is the most common cause of bacterial foodborne illness in the United States. Over 6,000 cases of Campylobacter infection were reported in 2009 alone, but many cases are not reported to public health authorities. A 2011 report from the CDC estimates that Campylobacter causes approximately 845,000 illnesses in the United States each year.…
Wild Ginger in Cortland New York link in Campylobacter Outbreak
The Cortland County Health Department is alerting residents of an outbreak of Campylobacteriosis among people who ate at Wild Ginger, Main St., Cortland, between 10/18/2019 and 10/31/2019. To date, seven patrons have tested positive for this bacterial infection.
Campylobacter: Marler Clark, The Food Safety Law Firm, is the nation’s leading law firm representing victims…