cantaloupe

Eating Dangerously
11:34 am
Mon March 24, 2014

Unpacking Lessons from the Cantaloupe Listeria Scare

Cantaloupe
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When Colorado cantaloupe laden with the deadly pathogen listeria killed more than 30 people in 2011, shockwaves rippled throughout the food industry.

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Two Deaths, Many More Sickened
3:25 pm
Mon August 20, 2012

Tainted Cantaloupe Causing Illnesses

Cantaloupe
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Tainted cantaloupe from Indiana is the suspected cause of salmonella cases around the country.

Sabrina  Miller of the Illinois Department of Public Health said 71 cases been identified in her state. Eight of those people have been hospitalized.

Miller said the investigation is still ongoing and the fruit is to be avoided.

"If you do have some of this cantaloupe from southwestern Indiana and you haven't eaten it yet, toss it," Miller said.

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