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2 hrs ago | Evansville Courier & Press

Vanderburgh County Restaurant Inspections | April 19

Summaries of Vanderburgh County Health Department's inspections are made public after restaurants and food stores have had 10 days to respond.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Prime Pak Foods recalls chicken products due to misbrandingPrime Pak...

Prime Pak Foods is recalling about 24,000 pounds of fully cooked breaded chicken breast products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Meat, Chicken, Agriculture, Science, US News, United States Department of Agriculture

Denver Post

Got raw milk, along with listeria and salmonella?

Shannon Triplett fills jugs with raw milk at Hedgebrook Farm in Virginia, which runs a cow-sharing program for those seeking raw milk.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Agriculture, Science, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Food and Drug Administration, US Politics, Representative Thomas Massie, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Opinion

Marin Independent Journal

Marin food safety complaints show decline

Margie Halladin, an inspector with the Marin County Environmental Health Services' Food Program, takes a temperature reading at the Civic Center CafA© in San Rafael.

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Related Topix: Marin County, CA, San Rafael, CA, Cockroach, Health

Western Livestock Journal

FDA revisits proposed ruling on brewer's grains

The Food and Drug Administration , has agreed to return to the drawing board after a proposal to enact regulations governing the use of brewery and distillery byproducts as livestock feed drew considerable opposition from both industries.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Food and Drug Administration, Alternative Energy, Ethanol Fuel, Energy

OregonLive.com

Industry leaders sickened at food safety summit; 5 'awful'...

NBC News reports that at least four people called the Baltimore City Health Department this week to report that they developed diarrhea, nausea and other symptoms about 12 hours after eating a meal April 9 during the conference at the Baltimore Convention Center.

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Kirkland Reporter

Food poisoning most often from restaurant visits, study finds | Gustafson

Americans love to eat out, preferably several times a week, according to the Nation's Restaurant News, a publication for the restaurant industry.

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Related Topix: Food Poisoning, Health, Restaurant Management, Opinion

Foster's Daily Democrat

Experts decode germs' DNA to fight food poisoning

Chances are you've heard of mapping genes to diagnose rare diseases, predict your risk of cancer and tell your ancestry.

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Related Topix: Maryland, NY, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Fri Apr 18, 2014

AmericanBankingNews.com

Little Progress Made In Fighting Food Poisoning, CDC Says

A new report shows rates of two foodborne infections increased in the U.S. in recent years, while salmonella actually dropped 9 percent.

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Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Food Poisoning, Health

WMTV Madison

No Need for a Rotten Egg, Food Safety this Easter

"Should I dye it all pink or half pink?" says one of Heather Hermanson's kids while another asks, "Can we mix red and yellow?" "I know some people like to leave them on the counter.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Easter, Agriculture, Science

The Daily Star

Experts emphasize need for food safety measures after scandals

Experts argue that the real problem lies in the overlapping authorities of different ministries to monitor the food processing activities.

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Related Topix: Lebanon, IN, Food and Drug Administration, Agriculture, Science

The New Zealand Herald

Fran O'Sullivan: Collins row a distraction from the real issue

It's hard to believe Judith Colins did not discuss NZ's dairy trade at the dinner.

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Wired

CDC: Foodborne Illness in the US Not Getting Better

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention today released their annual survey of foodborne illnesses in the United States, and the news is, well, not great.

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Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US News, United States Department of Agriculture

Examiner.com

Food poisoning from raw shellfish on the rise reports CDC

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention noted that an increase in cases of food poisoning from raw shellfish has occurred; on a brighter note, cases of food poisoning from salmonella has dropped On April 18, in its Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention noted that an increase in cases of food ... (more)

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Related Topix: Food Poisoning, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry

ThinkProgress

The U.S. Isn't Very Good At Preventing Our Food From Making Us Sick

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention just released this year's food safety report - and while the agency is celebrating some incremental progress in combating foodborne illnesses, it's clear there's still much more work that needs to be done.

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Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, E. Coli, Health, US News, Liberal Political News

The Olympian

Lacey company widens recall despite no reports of illness

Nutriom LLC, a Lacey-based company that manufactures a freeze-dried egg product, has agreed to an expanded recall of its product for possible salmonella contamination, even though the company initially refused to comply, saying its products were safe.

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Related Topix: Lacey, WA, Agriculture, Science, Marketing, US News, United States Department of Agriculture

Sunherald.com

No link between norovirus, food at wedding

The Providence Journal reports about 74 people fell ill from norovirus at an April 5 wedding in West Warwick.

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KGWN

OvaEasy egg products recalled for Salmonella contamination

Nutriom LLC, a Lacey, Wash. establishment, is recalling an additional 82,884 pounds of processed egg products that may be contaminated with Salmonella, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service announced today.

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Related Topix: Lacey, WA, Agriculture, Science

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Clarksville Online

USDA leads push for new frontiers of food safety

Over the last few decades, food safety has been marked by profound social, economic and political evolutions and technological breakthroughs such as 3D printing of food and the adoption of laboratory testing for pathogens.

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Related Topix: United States Department of Agriculture, US News, Agriculture, Science

WTVF Nashville

Salmonella decline seen in food poisoning report

The government's latest report card on food poisoning shows a dip in salmonella cases but an increase in illnesses from bacteria in raw shellfish.

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