2014 Foodborne Outbreak Information


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12/29. Botulism in Seal Oil Sickens at Least 25 in Alaska
12/29. Bidart Apples Link in Caramel Apple Listeria Outbreak

12/25. Salmonella Poisoning from Reptile Pets Most Often Affects Children
12/24. Snoqualmie Gourmet Ice Cream Linked to Listeria Illnesses in Washington
12/24. Happy Apples Likely Link in Multi-State Listeria Outbreak
12/22. Half of Those Sickened in Caramel Apple Listeria Outbreak are Over 64
12/22. Caramel Apple Listeria Outbreak Hits Minnesota Hard
12/22. Latest on the Multi-State Caramel Apple Listeria Outbreak

12/19. CDC Update: 111 Sickened in Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Bean Sprouts
12/19. Wisconsin Issues Final Report on Durand Raw Milk Campylobacter Outbreak
12/16. Despite Evidence, Farm Denies Link to Durand Raw Milk Campylobacter Outbreak
12/15. At Least 100 Sick after Georgia High School Football Banquet
12/15. Listeria Cheese Outbreak Over After Illnesses and a Death
12/15. Settlement Reached in Wolverine E. coli Outbreak
12/15. Norovirus Outbreak at Subway in Buena Vista, Colorado

12/12. WI Names Farm Linked to Durand High School Campylobacter Outbreak
12/12. Salmonella Outbreak Associated with Delaney House Restaurant in MA
12/12. Listeria Outbreak Linked to Oasis Cheese Ends
12/11. Holyoke Delaney Restaurant, Log Cabin Banquet and Meeting House and Log Rolling Catering Salmonella Outbreak
12/10. Cucumbers Likely Cause of Jimmy John's E. Coli Outbreak
12/09. Second Case of Hepatitis A in Hamilton Township, NJ Ruled Out
12/08. Rare Salmonella Strains in Bean Sprout Outbreak
12/08. E. coli In Yuba City Elementary School Well Does Not Cancel Classes
12/08. Jimmy John's 2013 Colorado E. coli Outbreak Linked to Imported Cucumbers

12/05. As another Salmonella "Sproutbreak" Grows, Marler Calls for Sprout Warning Label
12/05. Salmonella Sproutbreak Sickens 87 in 11 States
12/04. Thirty People Ill After Eating at Nassau Inn in Princeton, NJ
12/03. Rosa’s Restaurant Link in Hepatitis A Warning
12/02. Hepatitis A Confirmed at Rosa's Restaurant in Hamilton, NJ

11/28. 11 Sickened in UK by Rare E. Coli O55 Outbreak
11/26. Sprout Salmonella Outbreak Up to 68 in Northeast

11/24. There have been some big Sproutbreaks over the years]
11/24. Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont Hit with Salmonella Sprouts
11/22. In New Hampshire, Salmonella from Bean Sprouts Sickens 4
11/22. E. coli Attorneys and Lawyers in Minnesota
11/20. Three in Tulare County, CA Sick with Salmonella from Cheese
11/18. E. coli Investigation at Heart Centered Montessori, OR School Closed

11/14. 15 Postal Workers Hospitalized After Eating Potluck Leftovers
11/14. Sprouts to Blame for Two 2014 Food Poisoning Outbreaks
11/13. Food Poisoning Strikes Charlotte Postal Workers
11/12. California Celery Likely Link to Minnesota E. coli Outbreak
11/12. Fond du Lac E. coli O157:H7 Outbreak from Jim-N-Jos Northland Katering

10/31. Farming and Deforestation Could be Behind Ebola Outbreak
10/27. Raw Milk is Source of Campylobacter Outbreak at Durand High School
10/27. Marler Clark Retained in Minnesota Salmonella Chicken Outbreak

10/24. Antioch Farms Raw Chicken Linked to MN Salmonella Outbreak
10/24. Three People Sick In San Jose, CA; E. coli in Water
10/23. Antioch Farms Raw Chicken Linked to MN Salmonella Outbreak
10/23. Raw, Frozen, Breaded and Pre-browned Chicken Sicken Six with Salmonella
10/22. CDC: Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Backyard Flocks Appears to be Over
10/20. Final nSpired Nut Butters Salmonella Outbreak Update

10/16. Seven Salmonella Cases Confirmed After North Carolina Church Conference
10/15. Living Word Tabernacle Church Salmonella Outbreak

10/09. Minnesota Norovirus Outbreak Linked to Restaurant Sickens 30 People
10/06. Zov's Shigella Outbreak Update

10/02. Durand High School Campylobacter Outbreak Case Count at 22
10/01. Raw Milk Warning Comes After E.coli HUS Sickens 4 Kids in KY
09/30. Hepatitis A Sickens 3 in Alabama
09/29. 31% Hospitalized, 344 with Salmonella in 42 States from Pet Chickens

09/26. Live Poultry Salmonella Outbreak Sickens 344 in 42 States
09/26. C. perfringens Likely Source of Food Poisoning Outbreak at Food Safety Summit
09/25. Durand High School May be Facing a Campylobacter Outbreak
09/23. Almond Butter Salmonella Outbreak Includes High Risk Ages: 3, 83
09/22. Deadly Raw Milk Cheese E. coli Outbreak Sickened 28

09/19. No Source Yet in Kentucky E. coli Outbreak
09/18. Legionnaires' Disease Strikes 20 in Forsyth County, NC
09/16. Kentucky E.coli Outbreak Sickens 6 Children
09/15. E. coli HUS Strikes 3 Children in Hardin County, KY

09/12. Five Kentucky Children Hit With Kidney Disease Usually Caused by E. Coli
09/11. Deadly E. coli Cases in Pacific NW Have Officials Scrambling to Find Source
09/10. E. coli Leaves 1 Child Dead, Another Fighting for Life
09/09. True Food Is Latest Restaurant Linked to a Shigella Outbreak

09/04. Cryptosporidium in Raw Milk Sickens 2 in Idaho
09/03. Salmonella at Esencia Urban Kitchen in Chicago Sickens 5
09/02. Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Alumni Dinner in Michigan
09/02. Green Cabbage Likely Caused Minnesota's Recent E. Coli O111 Outbreak
09/01. Cilantro Cyclospora Outbreak in 19 States Impacting Over 300
09/01. Salmonella Outbreak at Reading Summer Festival in Michigan

08/29. Green Cabbage Likely Caused Minnesota's Recent E. Coli O111 Outbreak
08/28. Salmonella Outbreak in England Sickens 247 People
08/28. Update: UK Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Three Deaths Likely Came From a Single Source of Eggs
08/27. Utah Campylobacter Outbreak Linked to Ropelato Dairy Raw Milk
08/26. Vibrio in Florida: 16 Illnesses, 3 Deaths
08/25. Salmonella, E.coli Cases in MN Linked to Contact with Animals

08/22. 125 People in Alberta Sickened With E. coli From Unknown Source
08/21. Botulism Outbreak in Western Alaska
08/20. E. coli Uptick in Alberta Sickens 122 in a Month
08/20. Alaska Health Officials Suspect Botulism in One Death, Two Illnesses
08/19. Three Deaths Reported Among 156 Cases in UK Salmonella Outbreak
08/18. Minnesota E. coli Investigators Solve Two Outbreaks In One Month
08/18. Salmonella Outbreak is 4th in 4 Years for Mail Order Hatchery
08/18. Cyclospora in Texas Sickens 164
08/18. Jim-N-Jo's Northland Katering A Link in Fond du Lac Reservation E. coli Outbreak

08/15. Salmonella Chia Toll: 31 in U.S. and 63 in Canada
08/15. Massachusetts Whole Foods Recalls Hamburger after at Least Three E. coli Illnesses
08/14. 12 People May Have Died in Danish Listeria Outbreak Linked to Sausage
08/14. E. coli Outbreak at Olmstead, Polk and Rice County Fairs (And Many More)
08/13. Zerebko Petting Zoo MN E. coli Outbreak One in a Long Line
08/12. Potato Salad Ingredient Likely Cause of Fond fu Lac E.coli Outbreak
08/11. Petting Zoo is Possible Source of E. coli Outbreak at Rice County Fair
08/11. Parasites That Cause Foodborne Illness and Death
08/11. E. coli O121: The Bug Behind Jimmy John's Sprout Outbreak
08/11. Mt. Healthy Hatcheries in Ohio Cause of 47 State, 300 Person, Salmonella Outbreak

08/07. Botulism Outbreak Linked to Chili Sauce Sickened 8
08/06. Vibrio Illnesses Prompt Closure of Samish Bay's Oyster Harvest Until Sept. 30
08/06. Cyclospora Sickens A Dozen in Massachusetts
08/05. 24 E. Coli Illnesses in Canada Associated With Bean Sprouts
08/04. 17 Months and 634 Illnesses Later, CDC Declares Foster Farms-Linked Salmonella Outbreak Over
08/04. Increase in E. coli Illnesses in Edmonton, Alberta
08/04. Another E. coli Sprout Outbreak

08/01. Florida County Issues Health Alert After 58 Cryptosporidium Cases
08/01. CDC: Foster Farms Salmonella Chicken Outbreak Appears Over
07/30. Texas Cyclosporiasis Cases Surge to 110
07/28. Walmart's Salsarita's Sickened 275 with Shigella – Lawsuit to Follow

07/24. Fond du Lac E. coli Outbreak Case Count Reaches 22
07/23. Outbreak of Cyclospora in Texas
07/22. CDPH Issues Final Report on 2013 E. coli Outbreak at Trader Joe's and Walgreens
07/22. Romaine Lettuce Likely Cause of E. coli Outbreak in Arizona, California, Texas and Washington
07/21. Nine Minnesota Applebee's Linked to E. coli O111 Outbreak

07/18. Salmonella Chia Ill: 25 USA, 59 Canada
07/17. Kansas Measles Outbreak Associated with Restaurant
07/16. Pritzker Olsen Retained in Minnesota E. coli O111 Outbreak
07/15. Possible Outbreak at Orlando World Center Marriott
07/15. E. Coli O111 Outbreak Under Investigation in Minnesota
07/14. Minnesota Investigates Potential E. coli Outbreak at Applebees

07/07. Wolverine E. coli Lawsuit Filed in Hamburger Outbreak
07/07. Foster Farms Salmonella Chicken Outbreak at 621 Ill

07/04. Quarantine at Jackson, MI Parnall Prison as More Sickened
07/02. Food Poisoning Outbreak in Jackson, MI Prison

06/27. Sprout E. coli Outbreak Increases
06/24. After Salmonella Outbreak, El Patron in Russellville, AL Reopens
06/24. California Lawsuit Filed in Chia Salmonella Outbreak
06/23. Canadian Chia Case Court: 52 with 4 Strains of Salmonella
06/23. Church Chicken Dinner Salmonella and E. coli Outbreak in AL
06/23. Fourteen Sickened in AL El Patron Salmonella Outbreak
06/23. Wolverine Ground Beef E. coli O157:H7 Outbreak Over

06/17. Chia Seed Salmonella Outbreak Investigation Updated; 65 Ill
06/17. Jewel Deli Meat Possible Source of Salmonella Food Poisoning Outbreak
06/16. Marler Clark Retained to Investigate Salmonella Outbreak at Jewel Osco
06/15. Salmonella Strikes Bearded Dragon Owners

06/13. Russellville Alabama El Patron Link in Salmonella Outbreak
06/13. Evergreen Sprout E. coli Outbreak Update
06/12. Chia Powder Salmonella Outbreak in Canada Updated
06/11. Chia Seeds and Powder Tainted with Salmonella Newport and Salmonella Hartford
06/10. Salmonella Outbreak At Proper Restaurant in Boone, NC
06/09. 304 Containers of Trader Joe's Egg White Salad With Chives Recalled for Possible Listeria

06/06. Proper Restaurant in Boone North Carolina Link in Salmonella Outbreak
06/06. Salmonella Outbreak at Proper Restaurant in Boone, NC
06/05. Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Frozen Rodents Spreads to Canada
06/04. Salmonella Chia Powder Outbreak Sickens 17 With Two Strains
06/03. Norovirus Linked to Ill Restaurant Workers
06/02. Organic Chia Powder Salmonella Outbreak Spreads to Canada
06/02. Canada now part of Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Chia Powder
06/02. 126 Sickened by Salmonella in Live Poultry Outbreak
06/02. More Sick with Salmonella Infantis and Salmonella Newport Infection from Same Hatchery

05/27. Norovirus at Waikiki Beach Hotel Sickens About 100 People
05/27. Foster Farm's Salmonella Toll Rises

05/22. Hepatitis A Exposure at Red Robin in Springfield, Missouri
05/21. Salmonella on Frozen Feeder Rodents Sold at PetSmart Sickens 37 People
05/21. Jimmy John’s Sproutbreak: E.coli on Sprouts Sickens 10 in WA, ID
05/19. E. coli HUS Strikes Four in Kansas
05/19. Raw Milk hits Two with E. coli in Michigan

05/16. Ohio E. coli Cases May Be Linked to MI Outbreak
05/16. Michigan E coli Outbreak: Undercooked Ground Beef is Risky
05/15. More than 300 Sickened with Clostridium After Missouri Wedding
05/15. E. coli in Rare Burger Hospitalizes MI Man For 10 Days
05/15. MI E. coli Outbreak Source is Likely Ground Beef, Officials Say
05/14. E. coli Outbreak Sickens 5 in Michigan
05/13. Walmart Settles 23 Civil Cases Linked to Listeria-Tainted Cantaloupe

05/09. E. coli HUS Hospitalizes 6-Year-Old Girl in Cherokee County GA
05/08. 23-State Salmonella Outbreak from Backyard Poultry Flocks
05/05. Outbreak at Groveland Elementary School in Minnesota
05/05. Campylobacter Outbreak at Mudder Run

05/01. 100 people get sick at U.S. food safety conference
04/29. Patrons at Teavana in Indianapolis Exposed to Hepatitis A
04/29. Food poisoning sickens 100 at food safety summit: report
04/29. Possible Food Poisoning Sickens 100 at Safety Summit
04/28. CDC: 33 from Arizona, California, Texas and Washington Linked to Trader Joe's E. coli Outbreak

04/24. Salmonella Outbreak From Contact with Bearded Dragons
04/23. The plot sickens: More than 100 Food Safety Summit attendees fall ill
04/22. Cantaloupe Farmers Pay Fraction of Restitution for Listeria Outbreak

04/19. Listeria Outbreak Linked to Roos Cheeses Ends
04/18. Over 300 Seek Hepatitis A Vaccines after eating at La Fontana in Nyack
04/16. Possible Food Poisoning Outbreak in Mount Vernon, Illinois
04/15. Food Poisoning Suspected in Southern Illinois, Two Hospitalized
04/14. Europe's Hepatitis A Outbreak Expands Well Beyond Italy
04/14. Marler Clark Retained Again in New York State Garden Spinach & Spring Mix E. coli Outbreak
04/14. Marler Clark Retained in Papa John's Hepatitis A Case
04/14. Clostridium Perfringens Apparent Cause of Michigan Outbreak

04/11. Dinner Rolls Likely Source of Salmonella Illnesses Linked to Minnesota Restaurant
04/11. Illness Outbreak Investigated at Colorado Health Fair
04/11. Norovirus Suspected at Chuck E. Cheese's Near Minneapolis
04/09. CDC: Foster Farms-Linked Salmonella Outbreak Case Count Climbs to 524
04/04. 100-Plus Illnesses Linked to Japanese Restaurant in Michigan
04/03. E. coli Linked to Oklahoma State Fairgrounds
04/02. Possible Foodborne Illness Outbreak at Minnesota Lion's Club
04/01. Farm Rich E. coli Outbreak Sickened 35
04/01. Norovirus Outbreak at University of Pittsburgh
03/31. 100 in IL Reported Sickened by Salmonella-Contaminated Cheese

03/19. Norovirus Outbreak Closes Virginia School
03/14. Dozens in Hartford County MD Sick With Food Poisoning Symptoms
03/14. Update on Roos Foods Dairy Products Listeria Outbreak

03/06. A Forgotten Foster Farms Salmonella Heidelberg Outbreak
03/04. A Year Later, Foster Farms Salmonella Outbreak Sickens Dozens More

02/27. Pritzker Olsen Retained in Old Country Buffet Salmonella Outbreak
02/26. Marler Clark Retained in Listeria Cheese Outbreak
02/24. Maple Grove Old Country Buffet Linked to Salmonella Outbreak

02/21. Salmonella Outbreak at Old Country Buffet Sickens 23
02/20. MN Salmonella Outbreak May Be Linked to Maple Grove Restaurant
02/17. Foster Farms Salmonella Outbreak Sickened 134 in 13 States

02/13. New Illnesses Bring Scottish E. Coli Outbreak to 21 Sick
02/11. Norovirus Outbreak Closes Washington Applebee's Restaurant

02/04. 11 Ill in Scottish E. Coli Outbreak
02/03. Hepatitis A Hits 53 at India Hospital
02/03. A Heston Blumenthal Restaurant Hit with Norovirus Again
02/03. Heston Blumenthal Learns from Last Norovirus Outbreak

01/29. Brothers Sentenced to Probation Over Deadly Listeria Outbreak
01/27. Norovirus Cruise – Now 600 Sick

01/20. Chicken dish likely cause of prison food poisoning
01/20. Norovirus Outbreak Linked to Texas Oysters

01/15. 13 State Salmonella Outbreak Possibly Linked to Tyson Chicken
01/14. Foodborne Illness Outbreak Suspected in Mobile, AL
01/13. Tyson Chicken Linked to Salmonella Heidelberg Outbreak
01/13. E. coli Sources in Quebec, Windham and Willimantic, Connecticut unnamed – 14 Sick

01/09. At Least 890 Sick in Japan From Pesticide-Contaminated Food
01/08. Over 350 fall sick in Japan after eating tainted food
01/07. Update: NC Student Still Hospitalized in Apparent E. Coli Outbreak
01/07. 283 with Norovirus from Kansas Jimmy Johns
01/06. Salmonella Outbreaks from Nuts

01/03. Salmonella Stanley Sickens Several
01/03. Petting Zoo E. coli Outbreaks in 2013
01/02. Lexington North Carolina Tyro Middle School – Two With E. coli O157:H7


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