2012 Foodborne Outbreak Information


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12/31. Outbreaks on Two Cruise Ships in the Caribbean
12/31. 10 Largest Multi-State Food Poisoning Outbreaks Of 2012
12/31. Largest Multi-State Food Poisoning Outbreaks Of 2012: #1
12/31. Norovirus Outbreak Hits Illinois Prison
12/31. On the Border Salmonella Outbreak 2012
12/31. Wegmans Lettuce Linked to 33 with E. coli
12/27. Salmonella Outbreak in Southwest Alberta "Running Rampant"
12/27. Widespread Norovirus Circulating in Colorado
12/26. Source of E. coli O157:H7 in Cardinal's Burgers Not Found
12/26. Students get food poisoning from instant noodles
12/24. Largest Multi-State Food Poisoning Outbreaks Of 2012: #10
12/24. Norovirus kills six patients in Miyazaki as outbreaks spread to Yamanashi, Oita

12/21. Cardinal Meat Specialists E. coli Outbreak Focuses on Domestic Beef
12/18. Five E. coli Cases Linked to Recalled Canadian Burgers
12/17. 57 students suffer food poisoning
12/17. Ming's Restaurant in Peterborough is Salmonella Link

12/14. Casper Golden Corral Possible Food Poisoning Source in Wyoming Outbreak
12/14. E. coli 0157:H7 Outbreak in Canada Associated with Butcher's Choice Burgers
12/13. Norovirus from Oregon Zoo Event Sickens 90
12/12. Just another late-fall leafy greens E. coli outbreak
12/11. E. coli Outbreak Linked to Wegmans is Over
12/11. Mixed Greens E. coli Outbreak Ends
12/11. Raw Milk Causes Pennsylvania Food Poisoning Outbreak
12/10. Islamabad: Food poisoning at wedding lands 70 in hospital

12/06. Feds Tighten Salmonella Controls for Ground Poultry in Wake of Recent Outbreaks
12/05. Third Complaint Filed Against State Garden in E. coli Outbreak
12/03. E. coli Lawsuit Filed in Five State

11/30. Mankato Norovirus Outbreak Linked to Sick Najwa's Catering Employee
11/29. Sunland Says Shutdown After Salmonella Outbreak Unexpected
11/29. 4 Dead From Killer Mushroom Soup
11/28. CFIA Statement on Capital Packers Shutdown for Listeria Monocytogenes
11/27. Raw Tuna Scrape Salmonella Bareilly Outbreak Lawsuit Recap
11/27. Prison Hooch Sends 7 Inmates To ICU with Botulism
11/26. Chamberlain Farms Melon Salmonella Outbreak Recap

11/23. Listeria Outbreak Ends After Striking 22, Killing 4
11/22. Multistate E. coli Outbreak Linked to Wegmans Organic Spinach Mix
11/21. E. coli from Spinach and Spring Mix Salad sold at Wegmans and Possibly Other Grocery Stores
11/21. Another Petting Zoo E. coli Outbreak, Another Tragedy, Another Lawsuit
11/20. E.coli Spinach Hospitalizes Two With Kidney Trouble, HUS
11/19. At Least Ten E. coli Cases Linked to Willow Grove Gardens Petting Zoo in Washington
11/19. E coli linked to fresh greens sickens 28 in five states
11/19. WA Petting Zoo Linked to 10 Illnesses
11/19. Salad Makings Blamed for 5-State E. coli Outbreak
11/16. Ohio Sees Increase in Shigella Cases
11/16. Sunland CEO Denies Shipping Salmonella Peanut Butter
11/14. FDA: Sunland Has Been Shipping Tainted Peanut Butter Since 2009
11/15. NY E. Coli Spinach Outbreak Hits 20
11/15. 18th Victim Added to Canada's E. coli Outbreak

11/11. Eight Cases of Vibrio Food Poisoning Linked to Oysters Reported in Massachusetts This Year
11/10. Bittersweet News in NC Fair E. coli Outbreak
11/08. Salmonella Peanut Butter Outbreak Hits 41
11/08. E. coli Cases in Northwest Michigan Linked to Unpasteurized Cider
11/06. Norovirus Sickens 39 in Peoria, IL After Banquet
11/05. NY Spinach E. coli Outbreak Rises to 19

11/02. Spinach E. coli Outbreak: 16 Ill in New York
11/01. Is Pasteurization the Answer to Killer Cantaloupes?
11/01. E.coli Outbreak At Pumpkin Patch Petting Zoo Sickens Four
10/31. E.coli Outbreak At Pumpkin Patch Petting Zoo Sickens Four
10/30. Two E. coli Outbreaks Linked to Animal Contact Expand
10/30. Willow Grove Gardens linked to Four Kids with E. coli
10/29. 111 Sickened in California by Salmonella Mangoes
10/29. Petco's Turtle Turn-In Program A Response To Salmonella Outbreaks
10/29. Cleveland County E. coli Outbreak Hits 101

10/26. Cheese Kills 4, sickening 22 with Listeria
10/26. E. coli Poisons 293 in Belfast – Someone Needs to Read Poisoned
10/25. North Carolina Cleveland County Fair E. coli Outbreak Grows to 101 Patients
10/24. FDA and ag antibiotics, nursing-home norovirus outbreaks, turtle turn-ins to stem Salmonella
10/24. Sunland Peanut Butter Salmonella Outbreak Sickens 38
10/24. 59 people hospitalized over suspected food poisoning in NW China
10/23. Cleveland County Fair E. coli Outbreak Numbers Change Again
10/22. Cleveland County NC Fair E. coli 0157:H7 Outbreak Numbers Changed
10/22. September Salmonella Outbreak in Chicago Schools Linked to OrganicLife

10/19. As Cleveland County Shows, E.coli Outbreaks At Fairs Hit Children Hardest
10/19. New Mexico DoH Updates Salmonella Bredeney Peanut Butter Outbreak; 36 Ill
10/19. XL Foods Beef E. coli Outbreak in Canada Grows to 16 Cases
10/19. Vancouver WA On the Border Salmonella Virchow Outbreak Continues to Grow
10/18. Cleveland County Fair E. coli Outbreak Grows to 81
10/18. E. coli Cases Linked to NC Fair Rise by 20
10/18. 105 Now Ill in WA Restaurant Salmonella Outbreak
10/18. Foppen Salmonella Smoked Salmon Sickens 1,000 and Kills Three
10/17. E. coli Outbreak Linked to Cleveland County NC Fair Grows to 61 Patients
10/16. Forever Cheese Listeria Outbreak Grows to 20, Lawsuit Filed against Whole Foods Market
10/15. Another E. coli Outbreak – Time to Ban Petting Zoos?

10/12. Vancouver, WA Mexican Restaurant On the Border Closed After Salmonella Outbreak
10/11. Daniella mangoes Salmonella outbreak: 143 ill in 15 states
10/10. XL Foods E. coli Outbreak Hits 12 in Canada
10/10. Cleveland County Fair E. coli Outbreak Investigated; One HUS Case
10/09. Vancouver On the Border Restaurant Linked to Salmonella
10/09. Epidural Meningitis Outbreak Cases Climb to 105 in 9 States, Tennessee, Virginia and Michigan Hardest Hit
10/09. New England Compounding Center Steroids Cause Meningitis Outbreak
10/09. NECC Steroid Products Associated with Meningitis Outbreak Sent to Pain Clinics in 23 States
10/09. Rhode Island's flu-shot rule, E coli beef warning expands,/
10/08. Frozen Strawberries Linked to 11,000 Food Poisoning Norovirus Illnesses in Germany
10/08. UPDATE: New England Compounding Center Steroids Cause Meningitis Outbreak
10/08. In Canada, E. coli Outbreak Linked to XL Foods Beef Grows
10/03. Smoked Salmon Salmonella Outbreak in Netherlands; Product Sold at Costco in U.S.

09/28. Whole Foods Listeriosis Lawsuit: Outbreak Linked to Frescolina Ricotta Salata Grows
09/26. Minnesota Victim of Peanut Butter Salmonella Outbreak Hospitalized
09/25. Peanut butter Salmonella outbreak, cholera in Sierra Leone
09/24. Connecticut, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania Part of Trader Joe's Peanut Butter Salmonella Outbreak
09/24. Salmonella Bredeney Outbreak Associated with Trader Joe's Peanut Butter
09/24. Listeria Outbreak Linked to Frescolina Ricotta Salata Grows to Include Washington

09/20. Food poisoning in Tripura: 126 in hospital
09/20. It's a Match: PFGE Patterns Associated with Ricotta Salata Listeria Outbreak
09/18. Infected staff, raw items typify foodborne norovirus outbreaks
09/18. Cholera in Sierra Leone - update
09/18. Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo – update
09/17. Lawsuit against Whole Foods and Forever Cheese Seeks Money Damages for Listeria Food Poisoning Victim

09/14. Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo
09/13. New Salmonella cantaloupe strain, ricotta cheese recall
09/13. Listeria outbreak deaths, South Korea's floating toilets, polio in Nigeria, H5N1 in Mongolia
09/13. Farm linked salmonella outbreak from cantaloupe also pulls watermelons
09/12. Cheese Kills 3, Sickening 14 in 11 State Listeria Outbreak
09/10. Norovirus Outbreak on Princess Cruise Line Ship Dawn Princess
09/10. Cholera in Sierra Leone
09/07. Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Pet Hedgehogs
09/06. E. coli Outbreak at Saginaw Correctional Facility in Michigan
09/06. Cholera in West Africa, food safety center in Minnesota
09/05. E. coli Outbreak In New York Expands
09/05. Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo
09/03. National Mango Board Selective With Facts On Salmonella Outbreak
09/03. Ebola in Uganda – update
09/03. First Swine Flu Death in Ohio

08/31. Cantaloupe Salmonella Outbreak Hits Illinois Hard
08/31. More cantaloupe & mango Salmonella cases, cholera in Sierra Leone
08/31. What's up with Cantaloupes and Mangoes in Illinois, Wisconsin, New Jersey, Texas, California and Michigan?
08/31. 309 sickened by Salmonella Cantaloupe or Mangoes (so far) – What can be long-term consequences?
08/30. Salmonella Cantaloupe Sickens 204 in 22 States and Kills 2
08/30. Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Linked to Cantaloupe is Growing
08/30. Salmonella Braenderup Tainted Mangoes Sicken 105 in 16 States
08/29. 124 Sickened by Salmonella-Tainted Mangoes in Canada and US
08/29. Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Braenderup
08/27. Canada, California and Washington Likely Linked to Salmonella Braenderup Mango Outbreak

08/23. Chamberlain Farms Is Indiana Cantaloupe Grower Linked To Salmonella Outbreak
08/23. Minnesota Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Hoffman Meat Market Turkey Jerky
08/23. Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Linked to Cantaloupe Grows
08/22. Cholera in Sierra Leone
08/22. Salmonella Outbreak Sickens 12 In Missouri
08/22. Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo - update
08/22. Live chick Salmo outbreak
08/21. E. coli Outbreak in Livingston County, New York
08/21. Food-poisoning in Kottayam school: 60 hospitalized
08/21. Livingston County, New York E. coli Cluster--7 ill, 4 hospitalized
08/20. E. Coli outbreak in Hokkaido kills seven, sickens over 100 others
08/20. Salmonella in cantaloupes sickens 141, kills 2
08/20. Cantaloupe a year after a deadly Listeria outbreak - now Salmonella, Again
08/20. Kentucky, Indiana, Illinois Hit Hard in Cantaloupe Salmonella Outbreak

08/17. Statewide Salmonella Outbreak in KY to be Announced
08/17. Salmonella Outbreak in Kentucky Sickens 44 - Source Unknown
08/16. Salmonella Outbreak at Blue Hill Care Center in Nebraska
08/14. Nebraska Faces Salmonella Outbreak
08/13. Drakes Bay Oysters Recalled for Vibrio; Three Sickened

08/10. Shigella Cases Increase in Douglas County, Nebraska
08/10. CDC Updates Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Small Turtles: 168 Ill
08/08. Shigella Cases Increase in Okaloosa County, Florida
08/08. Salmonella Outbreak Among Irish Festival Attendees in Tennessee
08/07. Homegrown E. coli O157:H7 Outbreak Headed to Trial - Ixtapa Mexican Restaurant
08/06. Cargill Ground Beef Salmonella Outbreak Updated
08/06. Ebola update, hamburger Salmonella cases, anthrax vaccine and disability risk

07/31. Estes Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Live Poultry Expands
07/30. Disney World Illnesses Are A Mystery, Officials Say
07/30. Ebola in Uganda

07/27. Young Girl Still Hospitalized with HUS E. coli After Ohio Picnic
07/27. Onondaga County Shigella Case Count at 69
07/26. Raw Scraped Nakaochi Tuna Salmonella Outbreak Final Update
07/26. 425 Sick by Salmonella Tuna Scrape from Moon Marine
07/26. New Hampshire Part Of Cargill, Hannaford Ground Beef Salmonella Outbreak
07/25. Vermont Endures Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Cargill Ground Beef Sold
07/25. Another Needless E. coli Death in Ohio
07/24. Cholera outbreaks in the Democratic Republic of Congo
07/24. E. coli Infection from Ohio Picnic Kills 73-Year-Old Man
07/24. Outbreak at Homeless Shelter in Denver
07/23. E. coli O145 Outbreak Remains a Mystery - 17 Sick and 1 Dead
07/23. E. coli O145 Outbreak Over

07/19. Amazing Coachella Source of E. coli Tainted Romaine Lettuce
07/18. Germantown E. coli Outbreak: Now, 68 ill with 14 hospitalized - 3 with HUS
07/17. Case Count from Cantaloupe Outbreak Officially Rises to 147
07/17. Tuna Salmonella Outbreak Stands as Largest Incidence of Food Poisoning So Far in 2012
07/17. California lettuce linked to E. coli outbreaks in NB, Quebec and Calif.
07/16. Germantown Ohio E. coli Victim Develops Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
07/16. Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Minnesota Denny's
07/16. Shellfish from Oyster Bay in Nassau County NY Linked to Vibrio Outbreak
07/16. Norovirus Outbreak at Lake Wazee in Wisconsin

07/13. Norovirus hits Wairau Hospital
07/12. Shigella Cases in Onondaga County Rise to 45
07/12. Sixty-One Now Sickened with E. coli 0157 in Neff's Lawn Care Picnic Outbreak
07/12. Salmonella strain causes 500 schoolchildren in Thailand to fall ill
07/11. At least 55 sick after E. coli outbreak
07/11. Ohio E. coli Outbreak Increases to 55 with 10 Hospitalized
07/10. E. coli O157:H7 Sickens 36 at Neff's Lawn Care Picnic
07/09. Three Oregon Residents Contracted Botulism from Home Canned Foods
07/09. Norovirus Hits California Guest Ranch

07/03. Cholera outbreak reported in Cuba
07/03. Vibrio parahaemolyticus Illnesses in Missouri
07/03. Sports Campers and Cheerleaders Hit by Norovirus
07/02. Outbreak of Vibrio in Missouri
07/02. Update on Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Linked to Small Turtles

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