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April 17, 2012
Meat-Borne Infection Risk from Shopping Carts
Exposure to meat packaging in the supermarket may lead to food poisoning in children placed in shopping carts.
April 8, 2011
Toxic Megacolon Superbug
Clostridium difficile is another "superbug" found in the U.S. meat supply.
April 7, 2011
Chicken Out of UTIs
Half of retail poultry samples were found contaminated with strains of E. coli linked to human urinary tract infections.
April 3, 2011
Hepatitis E Virus in Pork
The discovery of infectious hepatitis E virus in retail pork products may help explain the purported association between liver failure and pork consumption.
January 2, 2011
Fecal Residues on Chicken
Researchers use laser imaging to determine the proportion of retail chicken contaminated with fecal matter.
December 3, 2010
Are Star Fruit Good For You?
The oxalate content in star fruit may pose a risk.
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