Hepatitis A contaminated Tuna Update [US]

US FlagUS/Silver Spring & US/Atlanta: FDA LogoUS Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (“CDC”) updates its investigational findings concerning the Hepatitis A outbreak linked to Frozen Tuna sourced from Sustainable Seafood Company, of Vietnam and Santa Cruz Seafood Inc. of The Philippines and sold by Hilo Fish Company of Hawaii. FDA: http://ht.ly/f0yu30cnbsJ

Direct link: https://www.fda.gov/Food/RecallsOutbreaksEmergencies/Outbreaks/ucm561199.htm

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According to the FDA, on May 1, the Hawaii Department of Health notified the Food and Drug Administration that a sample of Frozen Tuna Cubes from Indonesia tested positive for the Hepatitis A virus.

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Happy Apple Caramel Apple Recall [US]

US FlagUS/Silver Spring: US FDA LogoHappy Apples recalls numerous Happy Apple brand Caramel Apples due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination, a serious health hazard. FDA: http://ht.ly/Gqd43

Direct link: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm428106.htm

Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports the following Caramel Apples are subject to this recall:

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Food Alert: Caramel Apple Listeriosis [US]

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US/Silver Spring & US/Atlanta: FDA Logo B&WThe US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (“CDC”) warn that some Prepackaged Caramel Apples may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes and may have possibly caused or contributed to several serious illnesses and/or deaths. FDA: http://ht.ly/GcIGf

Direct link: http://www.fda.gov/Food/RecallsOutbreaksEmergencies/Outbreaks/ucm427573.htm

Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (“CDC”) as well as several state and local health officials are currently investigating an outbreak of Listeriosis potentially linked to commercially produced, Prepackaged Caramel Apples.

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