Minnesota Department of Public Health

Ten Minnesota residents not yet included in the national case count have E. coli O157:H7 infections from romaine lettuce, state officials said Tuesday. Following the May 6 report on one case in North Dakota, also not yet included in the national count, it appears the romaine outbreak continues to expand.

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An outbreak traced to fresh sprouts appears to be over, according to federal officials who say 11 people in two states were sickened by E. coli bacteria in Jack & The Green Sprouts alfalfa sprouts. Jack-&-The-Green-Sprouts-sproutsjpg Eight people in Minnesota and three in Wisconsin were confirmed with the outbreak strain of E. coli O157, with symptom…

Company officials at Garden of Life LLC say they have identified the source of Salmonella Virchow contamination in their Raw Meal branded organic shake and meal powders and they expanded their product recall today. Raw Meal powdered mixes from Garden of Life The Palm Beach Gardens. FL, company added more than two dozen Raw Meal products to the recall, which it initiated Jan.…