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US Baby Dies of Salmonella from Pet Turtle
A three-week-old girl died of salmonella
transmitted by a pet turtle, while 22 other people...lood samples taken from the infant found a type of salmonella
identitical to the one carried by the turtle, it said. The turtle, which had a 3.2-centimeter (1.2...
NanoSensors Provides Update on Its Biosensor to Detect E.coli and Salmonella
...developing a biosensor device to detect e.coli and salmonella
announced today an update regarding its product de...at the need for a product to detect for e.coli and salmonella
in food and water is real and growing as has been evidenced by the three major e.coli outbreaks in 2...
US Rejects More Food from India Than from Any Other Country
...Some of India's spices, seeds and shrimp contained salmonella
while Mexico's seafood, chillies and cheese were found too filthy to eat. Chinese products like seafood, bean curd and noodles were also filthy, The New York Times has reported. But the FDA did not reveal the quantity of the products turned back, ma...
Food Poisoning at the Chicago Food Festival
... thirty two had a confirmed case of infection from salmonella
heidelberg bacteria. Tim Hadac, of the Chicago Hea...th served a cucumber salad over hummus. Reports of salmonella
infection started to come in on Monday morning. By the end of the day officials found that the Pars ...
Farm Milk Reduces Childhood Asthma and Allergies but Raw Consumption is Unsafe
...r. "However raw milk may contain pathogens such as salmonella
or enterohaemorrhagic E coli and its consumption may have serious health risks. "We need to develop a deeper understanding of why farm milk offers children this higher level or protection and investigate ways of making the product safer, while reta...
Study on Bioactive Paper That can Detect Life Threatening Bacteria and Viruses
...nd water-borne bacteria and viruses, like E-coli, salmonella
and SARS. The low-cost and easy-to-use paper is ...ike food packaging paper for detecting E. coli and salmonella
in food, and hospital masks for detecting and deactivating harmful air-borne viruses such as SARS. ...
Shortage of Veterinarians Worry Public Health Experts in US
...es that can spread from animals to humans, such as salmonella
and E.coli. Experts also fear an inability to quickly diagnose conditions like foot and mouth disease and avian flu, said Robin Schoen, director of the Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources at the National Academy of Sciences. "We're kind of w...
Cadbury Indicted on Salmonella Scare
...ocolate giants Cadbury have to pay heavily for the salmonella
scare that took place last year. //The company had failed to inform the concerned authority about the possible danger after discovering traces of bacteria in the samples of chocolates at their factory. They had supplied these chocolates to the retail...
Salmonella Poisoning Suspected In Peanut Butter
...ere could be //a link between these products and a salmonella
outbreak. Conagra the company that processes peanu...Dietetic Association notes with surprise about the salmonella
infection in peanut butter. He opines that peanuts are roasted at 300 degrees which is very hot for ...
Tea Tree Oil-containing Beauty Products may Contribute to MRSA Increase
...scientists who grew bacteria such MRSA, E.coli and salmonella
in low dose concentrations of tea tree oil found that they became more resistant to antibiotics and also capable of causing worse infections. Tea tree oil, taken from the leaves of the Melaleuca alternifolia, native to Australia, is commonly used i...
Health Officials Suspect Salmonella In Peanut Butter
...ol are trying to verify if there is a link between salmonella
infection// and peanut butter. Around one hundred cases of salmonella
infection have been reported across 37 states. Salmonella are a group of bacteria that is responsi...
Students Sick after consuming Chicken Dish
...of the meal were sent for examination. A case of salmonella
poisoning has been registered. Apparently the m...d still come down with symptoms. This is because salmonella
- the greatest health risk from undercooked chicken - has an incubation period of between six and 48...
Raw (or) Undercooked Sprouts May Carry Harmful Bacteria
...s low-calorie diets, may carry bacteria, including salmonella
and E. coli O157:H7. Fresh produce can sometimes b...orage or handling – They warn. Many outbreaks of salmonella
and E. coli infections have been linked to contaminated sprouts. A 2005-Report says that more than 6...
Micro-organisms Ensconced in the Kitchen Sponge Meet Their Nemesis in a Microwave
...kitchens are certainly well-armed against E. coli, salmonella
and other food-borne pathogens. Using the highest power mode in the microwave, for just two minutes, destroyed almost 99% living pathogens in the sponges and pads; Further, researchers discovered that the Bacillus cereus spores, needed four minute...
The Uncommon Pathway of Campylobacter Jejuni
..." said Watson. "While the public has been aware of salmonella
as a contaminant, the January 2007 issue of Consumer Reports highlights the increase in campylobacter as a problem. Their nationwide analysis of fresh, marketed chicken showed that as much as 80 percent of the meat they tested harbored campylobacter....
Handle Your Cute Pets With Care
...rats can spread bacteria. Most of the 1.4 million salmonella
infections, which occur annually in the United Sta... "pocket pets" such as hamsters and human cases of salmonella
was not revealed until an outbreak in August 2004. A veterinarian for a pet distributor in Minnes...
Salmonella Contamination Suspected In A Brand Of Fresh Spinach
...ary measure. The CFIA also adds that presence of salmonella
bacteria in food may not make it look or smell spoilt. PRI...
More Bacteria and Less ‘germ-free’ Chicken, 83% of Chickens Infectd
...ens were infected with either the campylobacter or salmonella
bacteria, or both. The bacteria are known to trigg...sed on a diminutive sample. The report indicated a salmonella
rate of 15% as against campylobacters’ presence in 81% of the chickens tested. The Centers for Dise...
Salmonella enteritidis In Chicken Meat Causes Sickness
Salmonella enteritidis is a type of salmonella
bacteria.It is usually found in eggs infected by f...the years 2000 to 2005 show a fourfold increase of salmonella
enteritidis on chicken meat. Salmonella is reported to cause sickness in at least 40,000 people eve...
Salmonella Outbreak under Investigation
...und 172 people in 18 states has been infected by a salmonella
outbreak according to health officials on Monday./...in the outbreak that is caused by a common form of salmonella
bacteria. Health officials state that eleven people have been hospitalized. Dave Daigle, a spokesm...