As of July 17, 2013, 149 people have been confirmed to have become ill from hepatitis A after eating ‘Townsend Farms Organic Antioxidant Blend’ in 8 states: Arizona (22), California (73), Colorado (27), Hawaii (8), New Mexico (8), Nevada (6), Utah (3), and Wisconsin (2). [Note: The cases reported from Wisconsin resulted from exposure to

The problems with cantaloupe just keep coming.  Not only is Del Monte doing its best to stand in the way of public health by recklessly threatening outbreak investigators with lawsuits, but also the stuff is continuing to turn up contaminated.  This time, it’s listeria that has killed at least 1 person, and possibly 2, in Colorado

PBJ.jpgPierre Foods is voluntarily recalling one lot, 320 cases, of Pierre™ pb jamwich, crustless peanut butter and strawberry jam sandwiches, because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although