Health

General Mills Recalls Gold Medal Flour for Possible Salmonella Risk

Not even our precious baked goods are safe from foodborne illness, it seems. This week, General Mills recalled one particular variety of Gold Medal flour for possibly containing salmonella, according to a statement. Salmonella was discovered during sampling of five-pound bags of flour, prompting the recall, which specifically affects five-pound bags of unbleached Gold Medal […]

Food & Nutrition

A Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Raw Turkey Made 164 People Sick. How Worried Should You Be About Thanksgiving?

Here’s something you definitely don’t want on your Thanksgiving menu. Just before Thanksgiving, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is reporting that there have been additional Salmonella infections in an ongoing outbreak linked to raw turkey, and certain ground turkey products have been recalled. The outbreak dates back to November 2017, according to […]

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Corn in Trader Joe’s and Whole Foods Salads Recalled Over Listeria and Salmonella Concerns

Salads containing corn have been recalled at several major grocery stores this week—including Whole Foods, Trader Joe's, and 7-Eleven—due to possible contamination with listeria and/or salmonella bacteria. The problem was discovered on Tuesday when GH Foods CA, LLC received word that their corn supplier was recalling its corn over listeria and salmonella fears, according to […]

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Ate Some Melon Recently? Here Are the Salmonella Symptoms to Watch Out For

In a decidedly unseasonal start to summer, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are warning consumers about an outbreak of salmonella (that may cause symptoms like diarrhea and fever) associated with pre-cut melon. The affected fruit—including pre-cut watermelon, cantaloupe, honeydew, and fruit salad mixes containing those products—was produced at a facility in Indianapolis […]