Tag Archives: food safety
drinking water, glyphosate

Urine Tests for Glyphosate in EU Turned Positive

High levels of glyphosate found in urine tests in EU.

tea, food safety, toxins

The Health Benefits and Risks of Tea

We all know what tea is, and most of us are under the impression that tea is rather a safe drink. So what’s the deal with drinking tea?

arsenic levels, baby food, baby cereal

Arsenic Levels in Baby Cereal and Drinking Water

Also: Two major yogurt makers to use only non-GMO produced milk.

Mediterranean Diet, heart health, healthy diet

Mediterranean Diet Associated with Better Cardiovascular Health

Also: Honest Company sued again, now over organic infant formula.

recall alert, Hepatitis A, food safety

Recall Alert: Hepatitis A Outbreak Linked to Costco Fruit

Also: Company Milky Way Int. issued a recall of Nice! Peach Slices and Nice! Mixed Fruit in 8-ounce glass jars sold at Walgreens.

organic products

Recall Alert: Gerber Organic Products

Company Gerber Products is recalling specific GERBER® Organic 2ND FOOD pouches.

recall alert

Recall Alert: DiGiorno Pizzas, Lean Cuisine and Stouffer’s Products

Nestlé USA voluntarily recalls limited number of DiGiorno®, Lean Cuisine®, and Stouffer’s® products due to the potential presence of glass pieces.

Alfalfa Sprouts, salmonella

Recall Alert: Alfalfa Sprouts Linked to Salmonella Outbreak

Alfalfa sprouts produced by Sweetwater Farms LLC in Kansas are linked to multistate salmonella outbreak. Children are the most likely to get salmonellosis.

recall alert, bacteria contamination

Recall Alert: Dole Fresh Vegetables

Dole Fresh Vegetables, Inc., is voluntarily withdrawing from the market all Dole-branded and private label packaged salads processed at its Springfield facility.

food allergies, peanut butter benefits, breast cancer prevention

Food Allergies Linked to Hyperactive Immune System at Birth

Also: The Zika virus and what you should know about it.

Recall Alert: Trader Joe’s Triple Ginger Brew

Trader Joe’s is issuing a recall on Triple Ginger Brew due to reports of unopened bottles potentially bursting.

food safety, food additives

GMO’s, Science And European Politics

Also: Bread and possible cancer-causing additive.

salad, food recall, food safety

Recall Alert: Costco Chicken Salad Linked to E. Coli

Recall Alert: The products listed here are being recalled out of an abundance of caution due to a Celery and Onion Diced Blend testing positive for E. coli.

recall alert

Recall Alert: SKIPPY Reduced Fat Creamy Peanut Butter Spread

Hormel Foods Sales LLC is recalling a single code date of SKIPPY Reduced Fat Creamy Peanut Butter Spread, due to the possibility that some jars may contain small pieces of metal shavings.

food safety, gluten-free, kid's health, Recall Alert

Recall Alert: Certain Whole Foods And Trader Joe’s Products

Whole Foods Market is recalling all cut, wrapped and weighed Papillion Organic Roquefort Cheeses and Trader Joe’s is recalling coconut cranberry granola.