The FDA, CDC, along with state and local officials are investigating a multi-state outbreak of Salmonella Adelaide infections. Affected states include: GA, IL, IN, KY, MI, MO, NC, and OH. CDC reports that fruit salad mixes that include pre-cut melons are a likely source of this outbreak. https://go.usa.gov/xQ6tx
FDA provides update on its ongoing investigation into valsartan products; and reports on the finding of an additional impurity identified in one firm’s already recalled products
September 13, 2018
ALERT: Texas Legend Foods recalls Silver Star Chipotle Queso Dip and urges consumers to return it to stores because it contains cheese, milk, and eggs not listed on the label. People allergic to these undeclared ingredients could have serious, life-threatening reactions if they eat it. The recalled dip was sold in 16-ounce jars with one of the following lot numbers marked on the bottom of the lids: 060AFV7A, 072AFV7A, 072AF7B, or 090AFV7A. For more information or if you have questions… .
July 18, 2017
ATTN PARENTS: Pfizer recalls one lot of Children’s Advil Suspension Bubble Gum Flavored 4 FL OZ Bottle because dosage cup provided is marked in teaspoons and the instructions on the label are described in milliliters (mL). Use of the product with an unmatched dosage cup marked in teaspoons rather than milliliters has a chance of being associated w/ potential overdose. We encourage parents to check their supply of Children’s Advil to see if you have a bottle being recalled.
August 28, 2018
ALERT: Do not eat King Arthur brand Coconut Flour (organic) packaged in 16-ounce bags stamped “LOTCF22017E” and best-if-used-by “10/25/18” and “12/04/2018.” This flour sold nationwide could contain Salmonella, a germ causing a serious, sometimes fatal infection in young children, frail and elderly people, and others with chronic health conditions. Healthy people who become infected often experience fever, diarrhea, and stomach cramps within 12 to 72 hours. For more information about this recall: .
March 23, 2018