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Parsley Recall Over E. coli Raises Alarms in Supermarkets

Parsley Recall Over E. coli Raises Alarms in Supermarkets

A sweeping recall for a brand of parsley sold in some U.S. supermarkets has people once again returning produce to their grocery stores out of concern about potential E. coli contamination. Read on for more information regarding the latest E. coli recall and how it could affect you. The Recall …

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Three Costco Recalls Shoppers Need to Know About

Three Costco Recalls Shoppers Need to Know About

If you shop at Costco, there are three recall alerts out on their products that you need to know about. People often load up on tons of groceries at Costco—that’s the point of the wholesale retailer, after all. However, it’s important that you know whether the items you put in …

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Common Kitchen Spices Recalled Over Salmonella: What You Need to Know

Common Kitchen Spices Recalled Over Salmonella: What You Need to Know

McCormick and Company, best known for their supermarket spice products, has recalled three different spice products over salmonella concerns. The recall, effective immediately, compels supermarkets to pull the affected products and urges consumers to discard or return any affected spices. Read on for more details about this recall. What Is …

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Muffins Sold in Major Retailers Recalled over Listeria Concerns

Muffins Sold in Major Retailers Recalled over Listeria Concerns

You can’t even buy a muffin at the store these days without worrying that it might have been contaminated with a dangerous bacteria strain. Muffins sold under multiple brand names in stores like Wal-Mart and 7-11 have been recalled for concerns relating to listeria contamination. The muffins were all packaged …

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Tyson Chicken Recalled for Listeria Concerns

Tyson Chicken Recalled for Listeria Concerns

There’s been yet another recall for Tyson food products for listeria concerns. The recent recall is extremely sweeping, covering an eye-watering 8.5 million pounds of frozen food products potentially contaminated with the bacteria. Tyson Foods executive Scott Brooks issued a statement regarding the recall, saying “We are taking this precautionary …

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Which Foods Are Most Likely to Be Recalled?

Which Foods Are Most Likely to Be Recalled?

Every week, there’s another food recall. Whether it’s for produce, baked goods, or meats, food recalls are always scary. The idea that you or your family could get sick from something you bought at the grocery store is a frightening one! So, which items have the most likelihood of being …

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“Real Water” Brand Unofficially Recalled for Liver Damage Concerns

“Real Water” Brand Unofficially Recalled for Liver Damage Concerns

Popular bottled water brand “Real Water” has been linked to liver damage in five children who have been recently hospitalized. The Las Vegas-based brand, which is sold throughout the American Southwest, has not been officially recalled. However, the company’s president, Brent Jones, called for stores to stop selling the bottled …

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Recall History: Upton Sinclair and The Jungle

Recall History: Upton Sinclair and The Jungle

Upton Sinclair, an American journalist and writer, released a book entitled The Jungle in 1906. The book describes, in great detail, the horrid working and living conditions of immigrants in America around the turn of the century. However, while Sinclair’s stated goal with the book was to raise awareness and …

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Salmonella Scare: Baby Spinach Recall

Salmonella Scare: Baby Spinach Recall

Fresh greens and recalls are like peanut butter and jelly: they’re not always together, but they’ve become an iconic duo. Once again, fresh spinach is being recalled in the US for concerns over a foodborne illness. This time, it’s salmonella that has health agencies worried. The FDA has issued a …

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