E COLI

E Coli Outbreak Linked To Romaine Lettuce Over

(CNN) - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the E-coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce appears to be over. The CDC made that announcement Wednesday, saying the tainted lettuce in question should no longer be available to…

Ground Beef Products Recalled, E-Coli Outbreak

(CNN) - A ground beef producer issued a recall due to a deadly E-Coli outbreak. The U.S. Department of Agriculture said Wednesday;  Cargill meat solutions recalled nearly 133,000 pounds of ground chuck. 18 people who ate the meat became…

5 Deaths From E. Coli Tainted Lettuce

(CNN) - At least five deaths are linked to lettuce contaminated with E. Coli. There have also been 197 reported illnesses across the country linked to the bacteria since March 13th. The Centers for Disease Control and prevention say…

E-Coli Outbreak:149 Illnesses Across 29 States

San Diego, CA (KSWB) - more cases of e-coli have been linked to contaminated romaine lettuce. Health officials say 28-new cases have been reported in Florida, Minnesota, North Dakota and Texas. The CDC said Wednesday the total number of cases…

One Person Dies/Romaine Lettuce E-Coli Outbreak

San Diego, CA (KSWB) - We are now learning of the first death from an e-coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says one person died in California, but did not elaborate. More than…

CDC: E. Coli Warning Expanded To All Romaine Lettuce From Yuma

San Diego, CA (KSWB) - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has expanded its warning about an E. Coli outbreak connected to romaine lettuce. It now covers all forms of romaine; including whole heads and hearts of romaine grown…

Hugh Hefner E-coli Infection Contributed to Death

(CNN) - Hugh Hefner's death certificate reveals that he suffered from a recent bout of e-coli and a severe blood infection. The 91-year-old died on Thursday at his home, the Playboy mansion, in Beverly Hills, California. The death certificate also…

Kentucky Ice Cream Brand Recall

Kentuckybased ice cream chain Comfy Cow is recalling some of its most popular flavors due to possible E. coli contamination. The recall involves pints of Comfy Cow ice cream in nine different flavors, sold between June 13th and July…