More Illnesses Reported as Salmonella Outbreak Traced to Eggs SpreadsA salmonella outbreak that led to the recall of 207 million eggs has worsened
First Death Reported in Romaine Lettuce E. Coli OutbreakThe first death has been reported in a national food poisoning outbreak linked to romaine lettuce.
Throw Out All Types of Romaine Lettuce, CDC WarnsThe CDC is warning consumers to not eat or buy romaine lettuce, unless consumers can confirm it was not grown in the Yuma, Arizona, region.
206 Million Eggs Recalled Over Salmonella ConcernsMore than 200 million eggs distributed to restaurants and grocery stores in nine states have been recalled because of bacterial contamination.A notice posted on the Food & Drug Administration website Friday said the eggs shipped from a North Carolina farm may be tainted with salmonella. The bacteria can cause nausea, diarrhea and, in rare cases , death. Twenty-two illnesses have been reported.
Michigan Death After Infection Linked To Wisconsin OutbreakHealth officials have confirmed that a western Michigan resident died after contracting a bloodstream infection that matches a Wisconsin outbreak.
U-M Doctor: 'Risk Of Ebola Outbreak In U.S. Is Very Low'Dr. Eden Wells with the University of Michigan urged that an outbreak in the U.S. is not likely, but it is possible.
The MERS Outbreak: Is The Government Doing Enough?The CDC and WHO claim they are hard at work tracking 100 people that may have come in contact with the deadly MERS virus.
Michigan Turkey Tests Positive For West Nile VirusSo far, the turkey is the first animal in the state to test positive this year for the disease.
2012 Was Worst Year For West Nile Virus In MichiganAccording to the Centers of Disease Control, 202 cases of West Nile Virus were reported in Michigan last year, including 17 deaths, in what officials are calling the worst outbreak of the disease since 2003.
13 Sickend At Medical Business Taken To HospitalThirteen employees at a West Michigan medical supply manufacturing business who were having trouble breathing were taken to a hospital for treatment and later released, officials said Wednesday.
8 Meningitis Cases, 2 Deaths, In Michigan Tied To OutbreakMichigan Department of Community Health officials are reporting eight cases of fungal meningitis, including two deaths, linked to injections of a recalled back-pain medication.
No Reports In Mich. Of Meningitis Tied To OutbreakNo cases of a rare kind of meningitis linked to an outbreak in six states have been reported in Michigan, even though some tainted steroids have been distributed in the state.