5 Dead, Nearly 200 Sickened In Romaine Lettuce OutbreakFour more deaths have been linked to a national food poisoning outbreak blamed on tainted Arizona-grown romaine lettuce, bringing the total to five.
Police: Woman Brought Laxative-Filled Brownies To Office PartyA woman in Michigan is accused of being a real party pooper after she allegedly brought laxative-filled brownies to a co-worker's farewell party.
Texas Now Among States Reporting E Coli Illness Linked To Romaine LettuceThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated its numbers on the outbreak Wednesday, revealing that 149 people in 29 states had gotten sick.
Genetic Sleuthing Bolsters Food Poisoning SearchesDisease hunters are using genetic sequencing in their investigation of the ongoing food poisoning outbreak linked to romaine lettuce.
CDC Warns Romaine Lettuce May Be Linked To E. Coli OutbreakA warning from the CDC is urging people to be cautious of eating romaine lettuce after nearly 60 people were infected by E. coli bacteria.
Copper Cocktail Mugs Could Give You Food Poisoning, Health Officials SayHealth officials in Iowa say the popular cocktail cups can give their users copper poisoning.
Alvarado Man Diagnosed With Food Poisoning, Not ListeriosisMarvin Whitlock feared he had listeriosis after eating Blue Bell ice cream.
Woman Claims Cyclospora Infection; Sues Olive Garden In AddisonA woman claiming she was infected by cyclospora, a rare type of parasite that causes symptoms such as diarrhea, weight loss and nausea, is taking legal action.
Whole Foods Market Recalls French Cheese Whole Foods Market is recalling a brand of cheese due to a possible risk of Listeria contamination.
Bad Cheese Prompts Recall; One DeadWhole 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.
Study Says Leafy Greens Top Food Poisoning Source A big government study has fingered leafy greens like lettuce and spinach as the leading source of food poisoning. Experts repeated often-heard advice: Be sure to wash those foods or cook them thoroughly.
Officials Investigate E. Coli Outbreak In 6 StatesA mysterious and scattered outbreak of the E. coli bacteria is linked to 14 illnesses and one death, health officials say. The reported illnesses were spread across six states.