The ‘bugs’ that cause the most food poisoning in the United States include Norovirus, Salmonella, Clostridium perfringens, Campylobacter, and Staph (Staphylococcus aureus). Botulism (Clostridium botulinum), Listeria, E. coli, and Vibrio cause less illnesses each year, but are more likely to lead to hospitalization.
Recent Interesting Reports
“We ate in January 2020 on a Friday. I had the mahi mahi sandwhich with coleslaw. Next morning around 4 am I had bad diarrhea stomach cramping. Since then I've had stomach pains and my stools havent been the same or regular. ”
“Mc chicken and nuggets My 3 year old and my self. I'm 21 weeks pregnant. Had at 1:11 pm Symptoms started 2 hours afterward for me and 6 hours later for my daughter. I puked and had diarrhea then We left for a birthday party. My daughter had weakness and... had sweats at around 7pm and then she PUKED on the table. ”
“FDA announced the expansion of the recall of Premo and Fresh Grab sandwiches products to include over 50 varieties with a Best By date of 2/6/20 and prior because they might be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The original recall was published by Lipari Foods on January 6th and expanded the... first time on January 13th. No illnesses have been reported to date linked to this recall. FDA advises consumers to discard these products or return them to the place of purchase. Lipari began the distribution of these products on Dec 20, 2019, to foodservice and retailers in AL, FL, IA, IL, IN, KY, MD, MI, MN, MO, OH, PA, TN, WV, and WI. You can check the full list of recalled products and the recall notice on the FDA website fda.gov Source: FDA ”
“Three persons got severe diarrhea after eating there on New year's Eve.
In addition, two of the same people we diagnosed with Salmonella Paratyphi B about a week later, probably also contacted at the same place. It was at a pop-up peña on calle Balcarce. I think it was in... the premises of Jagger Disco. We hope to be released from hospital tomorrow. It was pretty serious, but we will be fine ”
“FSA announced the recall of Lupilu Organic Baby Food Pouches by Lidl GB and Lidl Northern Ireland because of potential mould presence.
FSA advises consumers not to eat these products and return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. The recalled products are all "Batch codes" and... all "Best before" dates of the following products: - Lupilu Organic Baby Fruit Pouches, Stage 1. (120g) - Lupilu Organic Baby Fruit Pouches, Stage 1. (120g) - Lupilu Organic Baby Fruit Pouches, Stage 1. (120g) - Lupilu Organic Baby Fruit & Veg Pouches, Stage 1. (120g) - Lupilu Organic Baby Fruit & Veg Pouches, Stage 1. (120g) - Lupilu Organic Baby Fruit & Veg Pouches, Stage 1. (120g) - Lupilu Organic Baby Apple Pouches, Stage 1. (5 packs (5 x 90g)) - Lupilu Organic Baby Breakfast Pouches, Stage 2. (100g) - Lupilu Organic Baby Breakfast Pouches, Stage 2. (100g) - Lupilu Organic Baby Breakfast Pouches, Stage 2. (100g) Check the full recall notice on the FSA website food.gov.uk Source: FSA ”
“I rarely eat food from this location or elsewhere (perhaps once every couple months) but three out of the last five times eating at the Times Square location have caused me severe abdominal cramps and several rounds of diarrhea. It's important to note that I don't always order the same... thing from there but most meals I ordered contained fries and/or nuggets. Something is DEFINITELY going on at that place. This was only my second meal of the day and within minutes of eating their food severe abdominal cramps started followed by three rounds (currently) of diarrhea. I'm going to report elsewhere and investigate more. ”
“I ate here on Jan 28th around 730PM. I ate a king club and Mac and cheese with a Dr. Pepper. I woke up at 2AM and felt like I was about to throw up. Then the symptoms started. Feeling weak, headache, started having AWFUL diarrhea, dehydration, lightheaded, dizzy, all... of it. I will never eat here again ”
“Not certain, but all 3 of us had this. A few hours later spouse starts feeling nauseous, followed by my 7 year old then myself. 2 hours later my son starts vomiting a lot. We still only feel queasy. Our son has woken up every hour give or take and... vomited. Gave him Nauzene and sips of water. No fever, no diarrhea he just can’t really keep anything down. 2 adults 1 child. Just a few hours after eating. We all had burgers, child was the only one to eat bacon. ”