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Worst E. coli Outbreaks of 2012

Outbreak of E. coli O157 linked to Wegmans brand Organic Spinach and Spring Mix – 33 Sick
In November 2012 the CDC and public health officials in several states and the FDA announced an investigation of E. coli O157:H7 illnesses linked to consumption of Wegmans brand Organic Spinach and Spring Mix lettuce Mix produced by State Garden.…Read More »

Foundation Farm Unpasteurized, Raw Milk – 21 Sick
On April 13, the Oregon Health Authority announced that they were investigating an outbreak of E. coli O157:H7. As of April 30, at least 19 patients with E. coli O157:H7 had been identified.…Read More »

E. coli O157:H7 Outbreak Linked to Romaine Lettuce – Canada and California – 28 Sick
An outbreak of E. coli O157:H7 was linked to romaine lettuce grown and distributed by Amazing Coachella Inc., which is the parent company of Peter Rabbit Farms, both based in Coachella, California.…Read More »

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