Pillsbury flour recall: Another major flour brand added to recall list in multistate E. coli outbreak

Thousands of cases of Pillsbury flour that may be contaminated with E. coli bacteria that has sickened more than a dozen people in eight states is being recalled by Pillsbury owner Homestown Food Co. The recall announced by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration late Friday marks the third major flour brand involving wheat from […]

Pillsbury flour recall: Another major flour brand added to recall list in multistate E. coli outbreak

Thousands of cases of Pillsbury flour that may be contaminated with E. coli bacteria that has sickened more than a dozen people in eight states is being recalled by Pillsbury owner Homestown Food Co. The recall announced by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration late Friday marks the third major flour brand involving wheat from […]

Rat lungworm disease: 3 more cases confirmed by Hawaii Health Department & Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Image from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows rat lungworm larva recovered from a slug. The parasite is the most common cause of human eosinophilic meningitis. CDC Three more cases of rat lungworm disease have been confirmed by the Hawaii Department of Health, a disease that could damage a victim’s brain or spinal […]

Purely Elizabeth recall: Granola and granola bars may contain foreign matter like glass, plastic or rocks

Purely Elizabeth is recalling a range of gluten-free granola sold by major retailers nationwide because they may be contaminated with foreign matter including glass, plastic or rocks. The Boulder, Colorado-based company said it learned of the problem from a customer, and that no injuries or illnesses had been reported. All of the recalled products contain […]

Elizabeth Warren 2020: Warren highlights plan to fight opioid crisis at event in Kermit, West Virginia

Kermit, W.Va. — “Anyone here know someone who’s been caught in the grips of addiction?” Nearly every hand in a fire station in this tiny West Virginia town shot up in response to the question posed by Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts. Not many presidential candidates pass through Kermit, but Warren came to tout her $100 […]

London schoolgirl Ella Kissi-Debrah could become first person to have cause of death listed as “air pollution” in the United Kingdom

London — A court ruling could lead to a 9-year-old London girl becoming the first person to have “air pollution” listed as a cause of death in the United Kingdom, her legal team says. Ella Kissi-Debrah died in 2013 after three years of having severe asthma attacks, her mother Rosamund Kissi-Debrah told CBS News Friday. […]

Facebook bans breast cancer ad: Breast cancer ad campaign banned from Facebook for violating nudity guidelines

Facebook is facing backlash for banning an ad campaign by an Australian breast cancer nonprofit. The social media platform said the ad violates its guidelines on nudity.  The Breast Cancer Network Australia (BCNA) attempted to run the ads Wednesday for a campaign with Australian bakery chain Bakers Delight. 100% of the proceeds for sales of […]