2008 Foodborne Outbreak Information


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03/31. Salmonella concerns prompt public health alert

03/31. Updated - Salmonella Litchfield Cantaloupe Outbreak sickens

03/31. Salmonella Illness in Alamosa near 300

03/31. Staph Buffett Sickens 137 in Kentucky

03/31. Staph bacteria suspected in illnesses among Claudia Sanders

03/31. Salmonella that made two sick blamed on frozen chicken dinne

03/31. Classes resume as town recovers from salmonella outbreak

03/31. Northern Vietnam food poisoning puts 41 in hospital

03/31. Macau: IACM looking into Zhuhai children food poisoning

03/31. KY Restaurant Re-Opens after Easter Food Poisoning Incident


03/28. Salmonella Cantaloupe Recall Includes Chiquita, Bounty Fresh

03/28. Salmonella Illnesses Once Again Linked to Raw, Frozen Chicke

03/28. Kansas Man's Death Confirmed to Be Caused by Mad Cow-Related

03/28. Staph may have sickened 137 at restaurant

03/28. Two Minnesotans sickened by frozen chicken dinners

03/28. State finishes salmonella report for Yuma

03/28. Salmonella suit may be first of many against Alamosa

03/28. Salmonella cases linked to raw, frozen chicken entrees

03/28. Salmonella Cases In 16 States From Cantaloupes

03/28. Salmonella found in water same strain found in animals

03/28. Zimbabwe: Two Die From Food Poisoning


03/27. Shigellosis Hits Tazewell County

03/27. UK: Baby gets salmonella from snake

03/27. Australia: Chef unaware of bacteria, court told

03/27. Vietnam: Sea snails poison 60 on coast

03/27. Indian restaurant in Dubai cleared of food poisoning complai


03/26. The Alamosa Salmonella Flush Begins Today - Claim Filed on B

03/26. Australia: Finding the sauce of fatal fish dinner

03/26. Salmonella sickness kept girl's parents on edge

03/26. Beekeeper at centre of toxin scare 'bloody naive'

03/25. Tap-Water Salmonella Inquiry Narrows

03/25. Hundreds hospitalized for food poisoning in central Vietnam

03/25. NZ: Councillor stung eating honey


03/24. Salmonella Litchfield Cantaloupe Outbreak sickens 50 in Ariz

03/24. Salmonella Ghost Map of Alamosa

03/24. Alamosa Salmonella Cases Top 180 - Who is Responsible and Ho

03/24. More cases tied to Great Escape outbreak

03/24. Vietnam: Hai Phong: More cholera patients reported

03/24. More Suspected Salmonella in Colo.

03/24. Elderly Georgians got salmonella linked to cantaloupes

03/24. Kashmir: 11 children fall ill due to food poisoning

03/24. India: Two die of suspected food poisoning

03/24. Apiary being checked by FSA

03/24. NZ: Food Safety warning as three treated for toxic honey poi

03/24. Salmonella Outbreak from Cantaloupe Prompts Recall

03/24. Mystery food poisoning traced to salads


03/21. Alamosa Salmonella Cases Top 123 - Who is Responsible and Ho

03/21. Vietnam: Health Ministry to hunt cholera-bearing vegetables

03/21. Salmonella Outbreak May Be Tied to Water

03/21. Dubai: Food poisoning scare at mall

03/21. Over 20 people hospitalised in Vladivostok with food poisoni

03/20. Salmonella taints CO community’s water

03/20. Salmonella Outbreak May Be Tied to Water

03/20. India: Food poisoning: 34 children hospitalised

03/19. At Least 56 Salmonella Illnesses Reported in Alamosa Colorad


03/17. Two humans tested for mad-cow illness

03/17. Vietnam: Cholera resurfaces in Ha Noi

03/17. State health officials investigate salmonella cases in Santa

03/17. Tainted pet treats left teen fearing for his life

03/17. Jail food poisoning linked to chili

03/17. Kinmen food poisons Tainan tourists

03/14. Canada: Deaths may be linked to mad cow

03/14. Namibia: More Suspected Cholera Cases Reported North

03/13. NZ: Listeria at hospital traced to food supplier's knife at

03/13. NZ: Doubling in serious outbreaks of E-coli


03/12. Infection Claims One Child's Life In Central Texas

03/12. Shiga E. Coli Outbreak, Death Reported in Texas

03/12. UK: Inquiry told of hospital failure in E.coli diagnosis

03/12. Food-borne toxin has spread to two more counties

03/12. Malaysia: BN Workers Down With Food Poisoning

03/12. China says dumpling poisoning in Japan ‘isolated incident’

03/12. Food poisoning downs employees in sportsfest

03/12. Philippine: Hospital Under Strain As Staff Struck With Food

03/12. Nigeria: Food Poisoning - Reps Reject Move to Involve NAFDAC


03/11. Arizona Salmonella Outbreak Traced to Tainted Tri-tip Served

03/11. UK: Hygiene failures similar to Scottish E.coli outbreak

03/11. UK: Second nursery tested for E.coli

03/11. Philippines: Suspected food poisoning victims reach 79

03/11. China: Food Poisoning Deaths Up in 2007

03/11. One child is dead and five other people are sick after shiga

03/11. Raw-milk Producer Fails to Meet Standards


03/07. UK: Nursery children face E.coli test

03/06. Egypt: Taking the biscuit

03/06. Golf club investigated over suspected food poisoning

03/06. Food poisoning hits 700 Turkish children


03/04. Cafe "innocent victim" of salmonella outbreak

03/04. Spain: 14 homeless people treated for food poisoning after s

03/03. Murrieta family suing Organic Pastures and Sprouts in E. col

03/03. Yuma Charity Event Linked to Arizona Salmonella Outbreak

03/03. Russia: 153 kids, kindergarten staff hospitalised with food

03/03. China reports big rise in food-poisoning deaths


02/29. Four die, 200 hospitalised after food poisoning in Nigeria

02/29. Russia: 70 kids and kindergarten staff hospitalized with foo

02/29. Food poisoning hospitalizes over 80 children in East Siberia


02/28. Ciprofloxacin-Resistant Salmonella enterica Serotype Typhimu

02/28. Gastroenteritis Outbreak at Holiday Resort, Central Italy

02/28. County continues salmonella testing

02/28. China: Probe shifts to restaurant in fatal food poisoning

02/28. Students get food poisoning


02/27. Long road back for e-coli victim

02/27. E.Coli report on southern Indiana cases released

02/27. Several sick with E-Coli after "Beast Feast" at Mo

02/27. Health department shuts down Sekiya's

02/27. Brunei: Seminar Participants Hit By Food Poisoning

02/27. India: Karkala: Students Take Ill owing to Food Poisoning

02/27. Police suspect deliberate food poisoning killed two in S Chi

02/26. NZ: Staff possible cause of listeria, says owner

02/26. Popular Kapahulu Restaurant Shut Down After E. coli Outbreak

02/26. Health officials say 40-50 inmates sickened at Larimer count


02/25. Cruise ship returns with more than 100 sick passengers

02/25. New Zealand: Tainted meat prompts new listeria scare

02/25. County waited for test results before releasing salmonella i

02/25. E. coli breakout may be linked to church cookout

02/25. Springs baby one of youngest to contract botulism

02/24. New Zealand: Listeria found in second batch of meat

02/24. Vietnam: Food safety worries mar pagoda festival

02/24. Australia: NSW hospital kitchens fail hygiene, safety tests

02/23. China: Mass food poisoning outbreak

02/23. Larimer County jail investigating possible weekend group foo

02/23. Ten released from hospital after south China fatal food pois


02/22. Cold beef sparks listeria alert

02/22. Tests positive for salmonella

02/22. UK: Xmas lunch may have caused poisoning

02/21. KENYA: Cholera outbreak in Mandera

02/21. Australia: Greens claim report shows link between salmonella

02/21. Beef contaminated with listeria served at hospital

02/21. NZ: Listeria found in patients' food at Waikato Hospital

02/21. Six killed of food poisoning in Bihar


02/20. Lawsuit filed against maker of botulism-tainted chili

02/20. 'My Life is Destroyed': T.O. Botulism Victim

02/20. New London man sues company for botulism

02/20. Months after an E. Coli break out at an area elementary scho

02/20. Floyd E. coli outbreak likely started with one exposure


02/19. Oyster Death Prompts Lawsuit

02/18. Hawaii Salmonella Ahi Toll Now 34

02/18. Student diagnosed with salmonella poisoning

02/18. New Oahu case of salmonella

02/15. Australia: Farm scrutinised after salmonella outbreaks

02/15. Nigeria: 7 CBN Staff Die on Valentine's Day

02/15. S Africa: Food-poisoning drama at school‘s tuck-shop

02/15. Dumplings in Japan poisoning case "unlikely contaminate


02/14. UK: Businessman dies from CJD

02/13. Veggie Booty Salmonella Final Report - NY Dept of Health

02/13. UK: Probe into salmonella school

02/13. Backgrounder: Timeline of China's investigation into dumplin

02/12. Listeria-tainted milk may have infected 1,300 Bulgarian chil

02/12. Malaysia: Stern action on school food poisoning

02/12. Ghana: Four Students Die of Food Poisoning?


02/11. Experts say gyoza cases exaggerated

02/08. Salmonella Outbreak Sickens 33 Leading to Recall of Ahi in H

02/08. Outbreak of salmonella leads to recall of ahi

02/07. UK: School investigates after sister and brother E coli

02/07. CHP investigating three cases of food poisoning

02/07. Japan Tobacco stands to lose billions due to 'gyoza' food-po

02/07. Australia: Food poisoning still a mystery

02/07. Poisoning-linked pesticide widely used in China


02/06. Toxins in Fish Sicken At Least 28 in Several U.S. States

02/06. Toxin From Fish Causes Illness in Humans

02/06. Hong Kong: 16 treated for food poisoning

02/06. China, Japan agree to continue cooperation on food poisoning

02/05. Hotel responds to norovirus cases

02/05. UK: Probe continues into E.coli toddler

02/05. Japanese police: food poisoning case attempted murder?

02/05. Japan: Food Poisoning May Be Deliberate


02/04. UK: Salmonella outbreak causes gastro spate

02/04. UK: Nursery pupil diagnosed with E.coli

02/04. Australia: Gastro outbreak climbs to 56

02/03. Gyoza stayed on sale for 1 mth after 1st report of poisoning

02/03. Mass food poisoning raises query over Chinese Olympics cater

02/02. Japan: 368 claim food poisoning

02/01. Japan: Pesticide detected on gyoza packs

02/01. Japan to send mission to China for food poisoning


01/30. Shigellosis illness on the rise

01/30. S. Typhimuruim Infection Associated With Raw Milk and Cheese

01/30. Japan: Poisoned dumplings put child in coma

01/30. Japan: China-made dumplings sicken 10

01/30. Sweden: Princess recovers after food poisoning

01/30. Malaysia: 33 primary five pupils in Seremban down with suspe


01/29. Bacteria sends kids home from school

01/28. Dr. Paul Effler, Hawaii State Epidemiologist Cracks the Case

01/28. Salmonella Turtles Attack in 33 States

01/28. Uncommon salmonella traced back to raw ahi

01/28. Over 100 Cases Of Salmonella Linked To Pet Turtles In The

01/28. Norovirus outbreak at Villanova U.

01/28. Philippines: 27 downed by suspected food poisoning

01/28. India: Over 200 people affected by food poisoning


01/25. Hong Kong: 31 more hospital staff ill in food poisoning

01/24. Eight Norovirus Outbreaks In Calgary In Recent Weeks

01/24. NZ: Waiouru Army Base struck by norovirus

01/24. CDC Reports Contact With Pet Turtles Caused Salmonella Outbr

01/24. ‘Stomach bug’ hits TT

01/24. Knox County sees increase in number of reportable diseases


01/23. Food poisoning continues to plague victims

01/23. Malaysia: Waiting for report on school food poisoning

01/22. We Don't Cover Norovirus Enough

01/22. Massachusetts Releases Whittier Farms Lab Sample Results

01/22. More Listeria Found At Massachusetts Milk Plant


01/18. 83 sickened by norovirus at Hilton Singer Island Resort

01/18. New Zealand: Salmonella outbreak hits dozens of people

01/18. Russia: Criminal case opened on food poisoning of kindergart

01/17. Kansas man's death not tied to mad cow: officials

01/17. Cleaning methods suspected source of milk contamination

01/17. Officials find 16 listeria samples at milk processing plant

01/17. Salmonella Newport Sickens 11 in South Dakota

01/17. Sam’s Club Named in E. Coli Lawsuit

01/17. New Zealand: Increase in Salmonella Infections in the W BoP


01/16. UK: Is the norovirus epidemic a myth?

01/16. In her gut, pundit thanks White House

01/15. Kansan dies of disease related to mad cow

01/15. 5 sickened by raw milk

01/15. Health officials seek cause of four-state salmonella

01/15. Boonsak out of Open due to food poisoning

01/15. 5 sickened by raw milk

01/15. India: 29 taken ill due to food poisoning


01/14. Another E. coli Outbreak: Federal and State Regulators Play

01/14. 4 People Dead After Drinking Listeria-Laden Pasteurized Milk

01/14. South Dakota Part of Multi-State Salmonella Outbreak

01/13. Another E. coli Outbreak: Marler Clark Lawyer says Federal a

01/13. UCLA guard Darren Collison hit with food poisoning

01/12. Conscripts suffer from food poisoning in Isparta

01/12. China sees decline in food poisoning cases

01/11. Cholera kills 3 in S Laos

01/11. Whittier Farms Milk Listeria Outbreak Could Continue for Mon

01/11. Salmonella bug scare toll rises to 14 pupils

01/11. China: Factory canteen closed after food poisoning


01/10. More on the Peanut Butter War

01/10. Dairy Linked to 3 Deaths, Miscarriage

01/09. Zimbabwe: Two Children Die of Suspected Food Poisoning

01/09. UCLA guard Darren Collison hit with food poisoning

01/08. Third Man confirmed dead from Whittier Farms Pasteurized Milk

01/08. Salmonella Outbreak Sickens 11 at Pennsylvania Restaurant

01/08. Mass Poisoning in Siazan Region of Azerbaijan

01/08. Zimbabwe: Two Children Die of Suspected Food Poisoning


01/07. Salmonella Cases

01/07. Teacher awarded £130,000 after holiday heart attack

01/07. Salmonella sickens 11 in Leola

01/07. Philippines: Davao Oriental officials assist food poisoning

01/07. Same Salmonella Strain Sickens People in Pennsylvania, Monta

01/07. Florida restaurants lead the nation in food borne illness ou


01/04. Hong Kong: Hainan holidaymakers fall ill

01/03. We Need to Do Something About Frivolous Pot Pie Defenses

01/03. At Least Three Deaths Linked to Whittier Farm Milk Listeria

01/03. Norovirus Stomach Bug Sweeping UK

01/03. Health Department Warns Consumers of Home-Canned Soup Linked

01/03. State warns of soup, woman diagnosed with botulism

01/03. State test points to dairy as germ source

01/03. Yunnan students leave hospital after treatment for food pois

01/03. Philippines: Food poisoning downs family of 6


01/02. Even More on the Raw Milk Debate - Dee Creek Farms

01/02. More on the Raw Milk Debate - Grace Harbor Farms

01/02. Michael Winner had death wish

01/02. Source of listeria contamination investigated

01/02. Investigators Search for Source of Listeria that Killed Two

01/02. Australia: Raw eggs linked to salmonella outbreak

01/02. Sickened by E. Coli Tainted Burger, Woman Out of Coma After

01/02. Launch curse strikes liner

01/02. Hong Kong: 10 ill with food poisoning

01/02. Dinner guests treated for salmonella poisoning

01/02. Report: 248 Chinese students suffer food poisoning

01/02. Yunnan students leave hospital after treatment for food pois

01/02. Bangladesh: Three sisters die in food poisoning in Chittagon


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