Girls’ Necklaces Recall

Canada/Ottawa: Caracol of Beloeil recalls some Girls’ Necklaces due to lead hazard. HCSC: http://ht.ly/eTKqA

Direct link: http://cpsr-rspc.hc-sc.gc.ca/PR-RP/recall-retrait-eng.jsp?re_id=1701

About Lead and Cadmium hazards:
Lead can be toxic if ingested by infants and young kids and can cause severe and permanent adverse health effects in developing children and adults. Cadmium, a known carcinogen (or Cancer-causing agent), is often substituted for lead in inexpensive jewelry, leading to long-term health problems, especially in children. Learn more about Lead and Cadmium hazards in children’s jewelry from Health Canada: http://ht.ly/eOJu7

Easy Reach Step Stool Recall

US/Washington: Tricam Industries recalls some Easy Reach Step Stools due to fall hazard. CPSC: http://ht.ly/eTGcn

Direct link: http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml13/13020.html

 

Chocolate Coated Raisin Recall

Canada/Ottawa: CFIA recalls some Crown Bitter Chocolate Coated Raisins due to undeclared milk, an allergen: http://ht.ly/eTAId

Direct link: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/english/corpaffr/recarapp/2012/20121026e.shtml

Learn more about Milk Allergies from Health Canada: http://ht.ly/bqQHt

Higa Meat & Pork brand Ground Beef Recall

US FlagUS/Washington: USDA LogoHiga Meat & Pork Markets recalls some Ground Beef due to E. coli O157:H7 hazard. USDA: http://ht.ly/eSKHu

Direct link: http://www.fsis.usda.gov/News_&_Events/Recall_069_2012_Release/index.asp

About E. coli enteritis:
E. Coli 0157:H7 poisoning is typically transmitted using the fecal-mouth route by eating or drinking foods or beverages contaminated with E. Coli O157:H7, eating unpasteurized (i.e., raw) milk and (raw) milk products and untreated water.

Common symptoms of E. Coli 0157:H7 poisoning include severe stomach cramps, diarrhea (often bloody), vomiting, nausea and headache. Learn more about Escherichia coli O157:H7 bacteria (“E. Coli O157:H7”) poisoning from the US National Institutes of Health (“NIH”): http://1.usa.gov/KwrDIf.

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