Thallium, a poison made famous by mystery writer Agatha Christie, is not really something you’d want in your grilled chicken.
But the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services has tested retail packages of Nature Raised Farms Organic Gluten Free Grilled Chicken Strips produced by Suzanna’s Kitchen Inc. and found concentrations of thallium in the product. Read more...
Pennsylvania officials say by week’s end they should have lab results from samples of raw milk from Pot ‘O Gold Dairy Specialties. The unpasteurized milk is linked to a Salmonella outbreak in the state.
State health officials warned the public on Oct. 12 to discard the implicated milk, which was sold between Sept. 10 and Oct. 12. At least nine people have laboratory-confirmed Salmonella infections, according to the warning from the Pennsylvania Department of Health. The health department is working with the state agriculture department on the outbreak investigation. Read more...