FDA Confirms Multi-State Recall Of Scallops Linked To Hepatitis A Outbreak In Hawaii

FDA Confirms Multi-State Recall Of Scallops Linked To Hepatitis A Outbreak In Hawaii

Problem scallops linked to a Hepatitis A outbreak in Hawaii that’s prompted the shutdown of several sushi restaurants might not be limited just to that state, as federal officials have confirmed they’re recalling the products in two other states as well. [More]

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Hawaii Health Officials: New Hepatitis A Cases Expected Despite Shutdown Of Sushi Restaurants

Even though officials with the Hawaii Department of Health shut down sushi restaurants in the state that served frozen scallops linked to a recent Hepatitis A outbreak, new cases could still pop up, authorities said. [More]

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Hawaii Health Officials Order Several Sushi Joints Closed Amid Hepatitis A Outbreak

When you think of Hawaii, seafood may come to mind, considering the state is surrounded by water. But hungry folks looking for sushi have a few less options right now, after the state’s department of health ordered several restaurants closed amid an ongoing Hepatitis A outbreak. [More]

Customer Files Class-Action Against McDonald’s Operator Over Hepatitis A Exposure

Customer Files Class-Action Against McDonald’s Operator Over Hepatitis A Exposure

More than 1,000 diners at a New York McDonald’s may have been exposed to hepatitis A by an employee, a new potential class-action lawsuit against the operator of the fast food restaurant claims.  [More]

As Many As 5,000 Red Robin Customers In Missouri Exposed To Hepatitis A

As Many As 5,000 Red Robin Customers In Missouri Exposed To Hepatitis A

Health officials in Missouri are trying to sort out just how many diners at a Red Robin restaurant in Springfield, MO, were affected by being exposed to food that came in contact with a restaurant worker infected with Hepatitis A. [More]

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Costco Offering Free Hepatitis Vaccines To Customers Who Purchased Recalled Berries

We told you earlier this week about a hepatitis A outbreak in several states that authorities had linked to a berry mix sold at Costco stores. Now comes news that the warehouse chain is offering free vaccines to those who have eaten the recalled berries. [More]

Hepatitis Outbreak: This Is Why You Need To Wash Your Hands Before You Return To Work

Hepatitis Outbreak: This Is Why You Need To Wash Your Hands Before You Return To Work

Hepatitis A is an extremely contagious disease that can be passed along by food service workers who don’t thoroughly wash their hands — and that may have been the case at a Milan, Illinois McDonald’s according to the Quad City Times.