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UPDATE: Cargill recalls ground turkey linked to deaths, illnesses

The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are collaborating with public health officials in many states and the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (USDA-FSIS) to investigate a multistate outbreak of Salmonella Heidelberg infections that is likely caused by eating ground turkey. The outbreak strain of Salmonella Heidelberg is resistant to many commonly prescribed antibiotics; this antibiotic resistance can increase the risk of hospitalization or possible treatment failure in infected individuals. ... Read More

Kashi brand recalls frozen pizzas distributed nationwide

Food maker Kashi, known for its all-natural foods, has issued a nationwide recall for several of its frozen pizza products. The company reports possible plastic fragments in the crust. The recall encompasses approximately 11,000 cases of frozen pizzas, including the Mediterranean Thin Crust Pizza, Roasted Vegetable Thin Crust Pizza and Mushroom Trio and Spinach Thin Crust Pizza. No other Kashi frozen pizzas or other products are included in the recall. ... Read More