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Raw Tuna Linked to Salmonella Outbreak

Apr 18, 2019 , WebMD
A salmonella outbreak linked to frozen, raw ground tuna from Jensen Tuna has sickened 13 people in seven states, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
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South Africa's Tiger Brands to fight listeria class action

Apr 18, 2019 , Reuters
South Africa's leading food producer Tiger Brands said on Wednesday it will fight a class action lawsuit over its role in the world's largest ever listeria outbreak....
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State Highlights: Polluted Drinking Water Plagues Coal-Fueled County In Kentucky; Officials Probe Salmonella Outbreak In 7 States

Apr 18, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Kentucky, Connecticut, Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota, North Dakota, New York, Washington, Oregon, California, New Hampshire, Michigan, Georgia, Colorado, Ohio, Illinois, D.C. and...
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Viewpoints: Lessons On Compulsory Vaccinations And New York’s Ultra-Orthodox Jewish Community; Social Media Isn’t Doing Enough To Help Spread Truth About Measles

Apr 18, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Opinion writers weigh in on the current measles outbreaks and the importance of...
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Raw Tuna Linked to Salmonella Outbreak in Seven States: CDC

Apr 18, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Raw Tuna Linked to Salmonella Outbreak in Seven States: CDCCategory: Health NewsCreated: 4/17/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/17/2019 12:00:00...
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Fact Not Fiction: Measles Vaccine Is Safe, Effective And Lifesaving

Apr 18, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Regional and local measles outbreaks have hit communities across the country in 2019, with 555 cases reported so far this year by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the second highest number of cases since 2000 when measles was declared eliminated from the United States. Measles i......
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Ebola survivors comfort sick and frightened in Congo outbreak

Apr 18, 2019 , Reuters
Wearing a disposable gown and gloves for protection, Jeanine Masika cradles a 2-year-old Ebola patient and offers the listless toddler teaspoons of brown soup....
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Michigan measles outbreak linked to outbreak in New York

Apr 17, 2019 , CNN Health
Michigan health officials confirmed the measles outbreak in Oakland County is linked to the ongoing outbreak in New York....
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U.S. health officials probe multi-state Salmonella outbreak

Apr 17, 2019 , Reuters
U.S. federal health officials said on Tuesday an investigation is underway over a multi-state outbreak of Salmonella Newport infections linked to frozen ground tuna, which were imported into the United States by seafood retailer Jensen Tuna....
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Ebola is real, Congo president tells skeptical population

Apr 17, 2019 , Reuters
Congolese President Felix Tshisekedi on Tuesday implored people in areas hit by the nation's worst-ever Ebola outbreak to accept the disease is real and trust health workers....
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Frozen tuna recalled amid salmonella outbreak

Apr 17, 2019 , CNN Health
Thirteen people in seven states have been sickened with salmonella since January, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Tuesday, adding the source of this outbreak is believed to be Jensen Tuna Inc.'s frozen raw ground tuna....
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Measles cases approach record as outbreak spreads in New York

Apr 16, 2019 , CNBC Health
The CDC has confirmed 555 measles cases from Jan. 1 through April 11 — approaching the 667 cases diagnosed in 2014 — just four months into this year....
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U.S. measles cases surge nearly 20 percent in early April, CDC says

Apr 16, 2019 , Reuters
The number of confirmed cases of measles in the United States this year jumped by nearly 20 percent in the week ended April 11, in the country's second-worst outbreak in nearly two decades, federal health officials reported on Monday....
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Congo Ebola Outbreak Still Not a Global Emergency: WHO

Apr 16, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Congo Ebola Outbreak Still Not a Global Emergency: WHOCategory: Health NewsCreated: 4/12/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/15/2019 12:00:00...
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CDC Says Ground Beef Is Source of E. coli Outbreak, Cases Rise to 109

Apr 16, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: CDC Says Ground Beef Is Source of E. coli Outbreak, Cases Rise to 109Category: Health NewsCreated: 4/12/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/15/2019 12:00:00...
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Tightknit Communities Pose Unique Challenge To Public Health Officials During Outbreaks

Apr 16, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Advocates say that it's important to understand what's driving the vaccination fears within the communities and acknowledge that a one-size-fits-all approach isn't going to fly. Meanwhile, the New York measles outbreak has highlighted the complex relationship between NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio and the conservative Orthodox Jewish community that critics say is his weak spot....
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NYC health department closes a child care center amid measles outbreak

Apr 16, 2019 , CNBC Health
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio last week declared measles a public health emergency and ordered mandatory vaccinations for people living in Brooklyn's Williamsburg neighborhood where the disease is...
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Cut Melon From Major Stores May Carry Salmonella

Apr 16, 2019 , WebMD
The outbreak has so far involved 93 cases of Salmonella Carrau illness, including 23 cases so severe the patients required hospitalization, although no deaths have been reported, the FDA said in a...
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Pre-cut melon sold at Whole Foods, Kroger and other stores in 9 states recalled; 93 people sick in salmonella outbreak

Apr 14, 2019 , CNN Health
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Salmonella outbreak across 9 states is linked to pre-cut melons, CDC says; 93 people infected

Apr 14, 2019 , CNBC Health
The pre-cut melon products have been recalled from Whole Foods, Kroger and other retailers across nine states reporting...
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