Whole Foods Market Inc. is recalling Crave Brothers Les Freres cheese in response to an outbreak of a bacterial infection that has sickened people in several states and killed at least one person.
Giant Food Stores and Martin Food Markets have voluntarily recalled Gold Coast Fresh Crab Spread due to possible contamination by listeria.
State health officials say three people have been hospitalized after consuming listeria-tainted cheese.
A produce distributor is recalling bagged lettuce that could be tainted with listeria. Click on the link for more information.
The death toll in an outbreak of listeria in cantaloupe is still growing as federal health authorities report new deaths in Colorado, Kansas and Missouri.
Pools of water on the floor and old, hard-to-clean equipment at a Colorado farm’s cantaloupe packing facility were probably to blame for the Listeria outbreak.
Twenty-five deaths in 12 states are now linked to listeria in cantaloupe, the deadliest known outbreak of foodborne illness in the U.S. in more than 25 years.
An outbreak of listeria is now linked to 23 deaths in the U.S., making it the deadliest known outbreak of food-borne illness in more than 25 years.
Federal health authorities say a nationwide outbreak of listeria in Colorado cantaloupes is now responsible for 21 deaths and the number may continue to grow.
More listeria fears—this time in lettuce. The recall has expanded to Maryland.
The Centers for Disease Control reports 84 people have now been infected with listeria linked to cantaloupes from Jensen Farms in Colorado. A Maryland family is suing the farm.
The family of Clarence Wells is now part of a civil suit against the farm where the listeria outbreak originated.