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No recall: Chicken served last month could still cause illnesses

Anyone who ate fajita or gyro dishes made with chicken strips in restaurants in the Cleveland, OH, area in December should monitor themselves for symptoms of Listeria infection in the coming weeks. Ready-to-eat, fully cooked chicken breast strips produced by House of Raeford in Mocksville, NC, and shipped to restaurants in the Cleveland area may… Continue Reading

Michigan warns against raw milk; two children sick from E. coli

Michigan public health officials are urging consumers to avoid drinking or serving unpasteurized, raw milk because of two recent cases of E. coli infections in young children. Both of the children, in Oakland and Wayne counties, consumed raw milk in the days before becoming sick with what turned out to be E. coli O157:H7. “Raw… Continue Reading

Possible pasteurization failure spurs cottage cheese warning

Wisconsin officials are warning of a possible pasteurization failure and advising the public to not eat a specific lot of cottage cheese made by Westby Cooperative Creamery. The consumer alert is for 4 percent cottage cheese from the cooperative in Westby, WI. The implicated lot was sold on or before Aug. 26 in plastic containers… Continue Reading

Michigan Warns Public About Botulism Threat From Recalled Products Sold in Onaway Area

If you’ve picked up any of a long list of items from the Lock Stock and Barrel Ranch in Onaway, MI, an important consumer warning is out that is just for you. A Lock Stock and Barrel Ranch recall is also out for products that may be contaminated with deadly botulism. No illnesses are known… Continue Reading