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Potentially lethal form of food poisoning surges to highest level ever here

Irish Independent: However a new European Food Safety Agency report published today found that the number of human cases in Europe fell slightly for the first time in five years in 2013, though with 214,779 cases, it still remains the leading cause of food poisoning.

Food watchdog issues bag-chicken warning over poisoning risk

Safety authority voices concern at sharp rise in illness caused by Campylobacter bug

Rape, brawls, deaths reasons enough to scrap NS for good

UMANY also cites food poisoning including questionable safety and cleanliness issues as reasons why National Service programme should be scrapped.

25 taken ill after consuming food at wedding in Muzaffarnagar

At least 25 people were taken ill due to suspected food poisoning during a wedding feast in Ratanpuri village here.

How will you know is it flu or food poisoning?

It's not always easy to tell the difference between foodborne illness, also referred to as food poisoning and influenza. Influenza, commonly called the “flu,” is a viral infection that attacks your respiratory system — your nose, throat and lungs ...

School Food Poisoning Concerns Voiced In Australia

"We do actually see a seasonal trend, whereby the rate of salmonella; among the most common bacteria associated with food poisoning, increases in the summer season. In the summer months of 2013-14 there was approximately 371 salmonella cases for ...

In Canada, Chinese Mung Bean Sprouts Recalled for Fecal Bacteria

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Atlantic Sprout Farm are recalling Chinese Mung Bean Sprouts because they may be contaminated with fecal coliform bacteria. Those bacteria are “indicator organisms” that give clues about the cleanliness ...




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