Who: E. Coli Outbreak Caused By New Strain

WHO: E. coli outbreak caused by new strain

LONDON (AP) -- The World Health Organization said Thursday that the E. coli bacteria responsible for a deadly outbreak that has left 18 dead and sickened hundreds in Europe is a new strain that has never been seen before....

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  • The 25 Foods Most Likely to Cause Foodborne Illness - Advocate.com
    ... seeing more customers come through its doors following a major E.coli outbreak last year. ... to classify the food that caused a given ...
    07/21/2016 - 4:34 am | View Link
  • Pike health officials report results of testing - Portsmouth Daily Times
    Shigellosis is a diarrheal disease caused by a ... positively identify the cause of the outbreak or ... Shigella, Campylobacter, E. Coli, ...
    07/20/2016 - 2:43 pm | View Link
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    07/20/2016 - 1:20 pm | View Link
  • U.K. E. Coli Outbreak: Two Die, Over 150 Infected - MSNBC Newsweek
    South West at centre of deadly E.coli outbreak linked to mixed salad - ITV.com
    07/18/2016 - 1:14 pm | View Link
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    07/18/2016 - 8:54 am | View Link
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  • Health officials investigate E. coli outbreak; 12 sickened by same strain
    coli outbreak after a dozen people got sick from eating ground ... According to the New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services, eating ground beef has caused 12 people to be infected with the same strain of E. coli. "Because of the potential ...
    07/23/2016 - 12:10 am | View Link
  • E. Coli Outbreak In New Hampshire Sickens 12; Audio Excerpt
    New Hampshire public health officials are working to find the source of ground beef that has caused a dozen people to be infected with E. coli.
    07/22/2016 - 11:54 am | View Link
  • E.coli: The food YOU can catch the deadly bacteria from and how to prevent it
    The outbreak is being linked to rocket imported from Mediterranean ... The bacteria is found in the gut and faeces of many animals including cattle. It is caused by eating contaminated food, touching infected animals, contact with people with the illness ...
    07/21/2016 - 11:12 pm | View Link
  • Chipotle is still struggling to recover from its E. coli scandal
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    07/21/2016 - 11:02 am | View Link
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    07/20/2016 - 9:05 pm | View Link
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    Early findings in outbreak of haemolytic uraemic syndrome among young children caused by Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli, Romania, January to February 2016
    07/19/2016 - 1:04 am | View Website
  • Epidemic Profile of Shiga-Toxin–Producing Escherichia coli ...
    Background We describe an outbreak of gastroenteritis and the hemolytic–uremic syndrome caused by Shiga-toxin–producing Escherichia coli in Germany in May, June ...
    07/18/2016 - 9:43 pm | View Website
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