Kylie's Kid: Meet MaksimFood poisoning can knock you out for a few days, a week or even longer. But for some young kids it turns into something much more serious. That's what happened to 2-year-old Maksim Messerer last year.
E. Coli Outbreak Linked To Chipotle SpreadsThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says new cases have been reported in California, New York and Ohio. Cases were reported in Minnesota earlier, while the majority of illnesses have been in Oregon and Washington.
Good Question: How Does E. Coli Get Into Our Food?The confirmed number of people sick with E. coli has now jumped to 37 in Oregon and Washington State. So, how does E. coli get into our food? Good Question.
After Salmonella Outbreak In MN, Chipotle Experiences E. Coli Outbreak In Wash.Chipotle closed 43 of its Pacific Northwest locations after the chain's third foodborne illness this year sickened about two dozen people — prompting renewed scrutiny of a company that touts its use of fresh ingredients and farm-sourced fare.
Reality Check: Who Gets Paid Sick Days?Thousands of Minnesotans don't get paid when they don't work, and that could be making you sick.
Hennepin County Beaches Monitored For E. ColiSince 2010, the Minnesota Department of Health confirmed two E. coli 0157 outbreaks at a swimming beach in Bemidji and on Big Island of Lake Minnetonka. At least six swimmers became ill after ingesting the lake water.
Bottled Water Being Recalled Over E. Coli ConcernsSeveral brands of bottled water are being recalled over E-coli concerns. All of the brands are produced by Niagara Bottling at its Pennsylvania facilities and were bottled from June 10 to 18.
Minnesota Company Recalls Ground Beef The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Ranchers Legacy Meat Co. of Vadnais Heights is recalling 1,200 pounds of ground beef because of possible E. coli contamination.
Cabbage Likely Caused Minnesota E. Coli Outbreak State health officials say green whole head cabbage was the likely source of E. coli that sickened 15 people in Minnesota in July. The Minnesota Department of Health said Friday the cabbage likely was contaminated before it was distributed to restaurants.
Minnesota Officials Say Petting Zoo Spread E. Coli Minnesota health officials say a traveling petting zoo is the source of an E. coli outbreak that has infected 13 people. The Minnesota Department of Health said Tuesday that seven of the people have been hospitalized with the infection originating at the Zerebko Zoo Tran petting zoo.
Lake Calhoun Beach Reopens After E. Coli Levels DropThe 32nd Street Beach on Lake Calhoun has reopened after a test found bacteria levels are now safe. The Minneapolis Parks and Recreation Board closed three popular beaches on Lake Calhoun and Lake Hiawatha earlier this week after tests found high levels of E. coli.
MDH: 9 Sickened From E. Coli At Rice County Fair Minnesota health officials are investigating after nine people got E. coli at the Rice County Fair. At least five of those people had to be hospitalized.