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CDC, FDA: E Coli Outbreak Likely Linked To Jimmy John's

(CNN) - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say it believes a multi-state E. Coli outbreak is linked to Jimmy John's. 14 people in Texas, Missouri, Illinois, Utah and Iowa have become ill after eating clover sprouts from…

Romaine Lettuce E. Coli Outbreak Over

(CNN) - The CDC and the FDA say a nationwide E. Coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce is over. The agencies announced that the months-long outbreak ended on Wednesday. The romaine in question was grown in Salinas, California. Starting…

NY Officials Declare End Of Measles Outbreak

New York, NY (WABC) - Some good health news for New York, the measles outbreak there has been declared over. Mayor Bill de Blasio and the city's health commissioner announced Tuesday the end of an outbreak that has sickened…

U.S. Measles Cases Now At 1,203 In 30 States

(CNN) - The measles outbreak in the United States is showing no signs of letting up. As of Friday, the number of cases reached 1,203; that's according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. That's 21 cases more…

E-Coli Outbreak Linked To Ground Beef Expands

(CNN) - The e-coli outbreak in the U.S. spreads to 10 states. Federal officials now say more than 150 people have been infected with the disease. The illness is linked to tainted ground beef eaten at home as well…

100+ Measles Cases Reported In U.S. This Year

Kansas City, MO (KSHB) - It's just February, but more than 100 cases of the measles have already been reported this year. Washington State health officials confirm 58 cases linked to an outbreak that began last month. Four of…

CDC: No Snuggling Hedgehogs, Salmonella Concerns

Portland, OR (KOIN) - If you have a hedgehog, listen up. It's time to nix cuddle time with these little guys. The CDC has linked them to a salmonella outbreak. 11 people in 8 states have gotten sick and…

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…

Backyard Chickens Linked To Salmonella Outbreaks

(KPLC)  Nearly 400 people have been sickened in salmonella outbreaks linked to backyard chickens. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating eight different outbreaks in 47 states, including Louisiana. Most people infected with Salmonella…