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MidSouth hardest hit by food poisoning outbreak.

The Center for Disease Control says the listeria outbreak spread by tainted cantaloupes from Colorado represents the most wide-spread food poisoning event of its type. Illnesses from the current outbreak have been reported in 28 states and the MidSouth is … Continue reading

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MidSouth melons linked to poisoning outbreak.

Consumers across the heartland are being advised to check their melons. An outbreak of food poisoning has been linked to a Colorado produced crop of cantaloupes, the first such contamination to occur in the US. The melons are from the … Continue reading

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Texas illnesses investigated in food poisoning outbreak.

Two infection cases in Texas are being investigated as part of an outbreak that is being blamed for the death of a Colorado resident. The food poisoning is linked to tainted cantaloupe and may be the same source blamed for … Continue reading

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CDC warns of turkey product salmonella outbreak.

The Longhorn State is on the list of areas reporting numerous cases of salmonella poisoning in connection with an outbreak linked to ground turkey. A food safety warning has been issued by the Food Safety and Inspection Service of the … Continue reading

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