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Product: Fish

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Persons Reported Sick Last 7 Days

Volcano Sushi House, 4765 Hodges Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32224, United States

Type: Closure
“Closure Date: 05/04/2020

High Priority - Live, small flying insects in kitchen, food preparation area, or food storage area. Observed 102 live flies in establishment: 8 in sushi bar area, 50 in kitchen area by door between kitchen and sushi bar area, 11 in dry storage food area near kitchen,... See More 23 in dish area across from food prep area, 7 in dining area and 3 in server station. **Admin Complaint**
High Priority - Potentially hazardous (time/temperature control for safety) food identified in the written procedure as a food held using time as a public health control has no time marking. Sushi rice at sushi bar. Cook stated rice was placed out at noon and marked rice. **Corrected On-Site** **Repeat Violation** **Admin Complaint**
High Priority - Raw animal food stored over or with ready-to-eat food in reach-in freezer - not all products commercially packaged. Raw fish over ready to eat edamame in reach in freezer near cook line. Items moved and stored correctly. **Corrected On-Site**

Source: Florida Health Department
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Walmart Supercenter, Bahia Avenue, Ocala, FL 34472, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea Vomiting
Fish sticks About 8 hrs after waking up fish sticks were the last thing digested ”
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Van de Kamp's fish filets, Walmart Supercenter, 950 Edelweiss Village Pkwy, Gaylord, MI 49735, United States

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea Vomiting Other Fever Muscle Spasms
“Me and my partner both consumer the van de kamp brand crispy fish filets from there and the following 48 hours were hell for us both. Fever that would not break, liquid explosive diareha (i used the bathroom atleast 15 times throughout the last 2 days, no exaggeration) and excruciating... See More muscle spasms in the stomach accompanied by vomiting. This is the only thing both of us had consumed.
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Farm House Food Distributors, Inc., 9000 Woodland Ave, Cleveland, Ohio, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea
“Food poisoning I got fresh well what I thought was fresh fish and I got sick ”
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Mariano's, 2112 N Ashland Ave, Chicago, IL, USA

Type: Report
“Report date: May 7, 2020
5. Procedures for responding to vomiting and diarrheal events
- comments: found procedure/plan on site however kit not complete missing solution to control norovirus for responding to vomiting and diarrheal events. Instructed facility to maintain any appropriate supplies on site. Priority foundation violation 7-38-005.

16.... See More Food-contact surfaces: cleaned & sanitized
- comments: black slime substance at interior of the ice machines, and the white panel were ice is released to an ice container,bottom part od the unit. Ice is used to display fish without containers. Instructed to clean, sanitize and maintain units rear storage and bar area. Priority foundation: 7-38-005

47. Food & non-food contact surfaces cleanable, properly designed, constructed & used
- comments: broken rubber gasket inside the two door reach-in cooler and two door reach-in freezer at cooking rear area(chicken). Repair/replace -

47. Food & non-food contact surfaces cleanable, properly designed, constructed & used
- comments: can opener in produce prep area is rusty(included the blade),clean and sanitize or replace. Blade at can opener at deli department is not cleaned,grime at blade. Clean and sanitize

55. Physical facilities installed, maintained & clean
- comments: grime,debris,items and dust build-up throughout the premises: butcher's/cooking area,under cooler units at deli,fish and throughout the rear storage area. Clean and maintain. Also water on floor at mentioned area. Keep area dry.

Source: chicago.gov
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Mariano's, 2112 N Ashland Ave, Chicago, IL, USA

Type: Report
“Report date: May 5, 2020
1. Person in charge present, demonstrates knowledge, and performs duties
- comments: person in charge at the time of inspection does not have a city of chicago sanitation certificate. Priority foundation violation. No citation issued - -

2. City of chicago food service sanitation certificate... See More
- comments: no original and valid city of chicago food service sanitation certificate posted nor provided on site for present manager on duty. Instructed to provide. A least one certified food manager must be on site when food is handled. Priority foundation: 7-38-012.

5. Procedures for responding to vomiting and diarrheal events
- comments: found procedure/plan on site however kit not complete missing solution to control norovirus for responding to vomiting and diarrheal events. Instructed facility to maintain any appropriate supplies on site. Priority foundation violation 7-38-005. -

10. Adequate handwashing sinks properly supplied and accessible
- comments: no paper towels provided at handwashing sink at cooking front area(chicken),also at butcher's area. Upon my request manager provided paper towels priority foundation violation:7-38-030(c)

10. Adequate handwashing sinks properly supplied and accessible
- comments: handwashing sink at meat fish area not accessible. Stored inside the sink was ice scoop and another handwashing sink a bottle sprayer was stored inside. Instructed to have handwashing sink accessible at all time for proper hand washing. Manager removed both items from said sinks. Priority foundation violation: 7-38-030(c) 'consolidated with above citation'

16. Food-contact surfaces: cleaned & sanitized
- comments: black slime substance at interior of the ice machines, and the white panel were ice is released to an ice container,bottom part od the unit. Ice is used to display fish without containers. Instructed to clean, sanitize and maintain units rear storage and bar area. Priority foundation: 7-38-005

22. Proper cold holding temperatures
- comments: found various kind of lunch meat and various kind of cheese stored inside the self serve to go cooler. Tcs foods at improper temperature: sliced turkey at temp of 45. 7f to 48. 9f; sliced ham at temp of 46. 8f to 48. 6f; sliced beef from 44. 6f to 50. 1f;sliced cheese at temp of 50f to 51. 3f; all food removed and denatured by the manager. Pounds 106. 88,value 813. 17. Priority violation:7-38-005

33. Proper cooling methods used; adequate equipment for temperature control
- comments: found self serve display cooler in front of deli counter, air temp of 45. 4f to 45. 6f. Cold unit must maintain temp of 41f and below. Tagged unit 'held for inspection' do not use. Priority violation:7-38-005

47. Food & non-food contact surfaces cleanable, properly designed, constructed & used
- comments: broken rubber gasket inside the two door reach-in cooler and two door reach-in freezer at cooking rear area(chicken). Repair/replace -

47. Food & non-food contact surfaces cleanable, properly designed, constructed & used
- comments: can opener in produce prep area is rusty(included the blade),clean and sanitize or replace. Blade at can opener at deli department is not cleaned,grime at blade. Clean and sanitize

55. Physical facilities installed, maintained & clean
- comments: grime,debris,items and dust build-up throughout the premises: butcher's/cooking area,under cooler units at deli,fish and throughout the rear storage area. Clean and maintain. Also water on floor at mentioned area. Keep area dry.

Source: chicago.gov
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User

Steak 'n Shake, South George Nigh Expressway, McAlester, OK, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Nausea Vomiting Other
“I suspect cros contamination. He had a bad reaction after burger fries and vanilla shake. His only allergens are tree nuts and shell fish. a few minutes after drinking part of his milk shake my son started with throat swelling, nausea, vomiting. ”
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Captain D's, North Freeway Road, Pueblo, CO, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Nausea Vomiting
“Fried fish from there ”
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Golden Krust Caribbean Restaurant, 1862 Nostrand Avenue, Brooklyn, NY, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea Vomiting Dizziness Stomach Pain Skin Rash
“Snapper fish I got sick , about 15 to 20 mins after eating the fish , I got dizzy , and followed by my dizziness I had diarrhea, then after that vomiting !!! Next morning I woke up with swelling in my face accompanied by rash !!  ”
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User

Luby's, Tesoro Drive, San Antonio, TX, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea Vomiting Other Bloating
“I was sick from eating a fried fries and fried fish that got me sick after I hate them up  I well for the first thing I myself got sick by getting blotted then nauseated 🤢 then in the middle of the night diarrhea and started throwing up, felling really... See More bad for about 2-3 hours say from 12:40-am till about 2:45am then fell asleep till about 5:45 am and had some chilled water then stomach promblems again,, but felt a little bit better yearly this morning,, had a small breakfast about 9:50 am .. already had coffee and gone grocery shopping about 1 hr earlier..
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Taco Bell, Lake Ridge, VA, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Nausea Other Cramps
“I had a chalupa (chicken) and a beef taco  My daughter and I went through the drive through. Ate then went to a store. There I began to feel sick, nauseous and stomach cramps within the hour. We had to stop at a gas station for a bathroom and pepto... See More bishop. Felt better after that
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Walmart Supercenter, New Boston Road, Texarkana, TX, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Vomiting
“Marie Calendars Meatloaf for two. Approximately 10 minutes into me eating, I noticed a metal taste and burning of my nose, throat, and chest. ”
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Harris Teeter, Edwards Mill Road, Raleigh, NC, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea Other Cramps Chills Sweating
“I got the Cajun crab dip on sale - (I should have known) I never eat or buy crab dip. I had that for dinner and only that. I woke up this morning with diarrhea, cramps, chills, but also sweats. I feel gross. ”
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McDonald's, Wilshire Boulevard, West Los Angeles, CA, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Nausea Weakness
“I ate a fish fillet sandwich which tasted fine. About two hours later I was completely nauseated. In addition, I felt weak and had the need to throw up.
I eat these fish fillet sandwiches around twice a month and never had this problem before. My man told me that... See More he had to wait a long time for the sandwiches. He too ate a fish fillet sandwich and had no discomfort. I do not plan on eating fast food for a long time.
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ALDI, Harding Highway, Lima, OH, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea Vomiting Cramps
“My daughter and I went shopping yesterday for snacks, healthy snacks and pre-made salads and we ate them yesterday when we got home. Within hours we both had severe stomach cramps, she went home, I laid down. Both of us we ended up getting severe diarrhea, vomiting, cramping. I talked... See More to her just a little bit this morning and she said that's the worst she's been sick ever and I know it's that salad because it's the only thing that we ate yesterday. You may want to report this, I seriously would not want another human being to go through what we went through the last 24 hours. I just I think they need to pull their salads, get them off the shelf just it's bad thanks
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Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen, Northwest Freeway, Cypress, TX, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea Vomiting
“I ate 1 croissant roll then about 5 or 6 hours later I started vomiting and had diarrhea. I purchased Mother's Day Special. Noone got sick but me. THE MOTHER! I had to go to a 24 hr. Emergency Clinic. The doctor said that I had food poisoning. ”
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Dominick's Pizza Restaurant, Easton Road, Plumsteadville, PA, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea Vomiting
“I ordered the chicken parm dinner and thought it smelled weird. Like as if it had gone bad. After a few bites I knew something was wrong with it and threw it away. I felt nauseous almost immediately and within two hours I started with the diarrhea. Between 6 and... See More 12 hours later I started to throw up. I feel awful and all I really ate yesterday was the chicken parm.
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Starbucks, Federal Blvd, Westminster, CO, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Vomiting Other
“pinApple matcha drink, it’s the only thing I drank or ate,  today I got the bento pinaepke matcha on my way out of the store after getting my prescriptions, I had a driver with me, it’s about a 9-10 minute drive home, I drank most of the drink by the... See More time I was pulling up to the house, I mentioned to my ride nick that the drink must have had a ton of caffeine because it wasn’t feeling good in my stomach but by the time I hit my geoceries in I could tell it’s much worse than to much caffeine,  I feel terrible
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Grocery Outlet, Northeast Agness Avenue, Grants Pass, OR, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea
“this was probably user error but here's the story..Got strawberries from grocery outlet that froze in the fridge. then I left them out on the counter over night. I ate one and within an hour and a half, explosive diarrhea , but no warning signs except leakage followed by immediate... See More explosion. Very lucky I was next to a bathroom or that would have been a bad day, but I'm afraid to fart now and not from the traumatization, but because of the unstableness of my bowels. this may sound like I'm joking around but everything I said is exactly how it happened.
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In-N-Out Burger, 2900 W Sahara Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89102, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Stomach Pain
“My fiancé and I got a cheese burger @ 3*3 animal style burger around 2:40pm today (26th April 2020), and I soon afterwards started having a sharp stomach pain and discomfort.

I’m in the loo as I write this. Having some big discomfort. ”
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The most common fish food poisonings are scombroid and ciguatera. Scombroid is caused by improperly handling of fish producing histamine-releasing bacteria. Symptoms can occur as quickly as 15 mins. Ciguatera is common with tropical and sub-tropical fish and typically causes hot-cold reversal.