Romaine lettuce E. coli fears reported in U.S., Canada

ATLANTA – Consumers are being advised to avoid eating romaine lettuce until the cause of a dangerous strain of E. coli bacteria found in the popular vegetable in the U.S. and Canada has been found. Consumer Reports and the Centers of Disease Control reported in the past seven weeks that 58 people have become ill, […]

Romaine lettuce E. coli fears reported in U.S., Canada

Romaine lettuce E. coli fears reported in U.S., Canada

ATLANTA – Consumers are being advised to avoid eating romaine lettuce until the cause of a dangerous strain of E. coli bacteria found in the popular vegetable in the U.S. and Canada has been found. Consumer Reports and the Centers of Disease Control reported in the past seven weeks that 58 people have become ill, […]

Make sure to store and use leftovers safely

Make sure to store and use leftovers safely

TEMECULA – Few meals are created and then eaten in their entirety. That’s especially true of holiday meals or other special events. Leftovers are to be expected, and in many cases, leftovers are eagerly anticipated. Sometimes leftovers can be even more delicious than when the meal was originally served. Storing leftovers may not be so […]

Riverside health official: No reports of shigellosis yet

RIVERSIDE  – A drug-resistant illness that’s infected several hundred people throughout the United States, including California, has yet to surface in Riverside County, a Department of Public Health official said today. According to federal health authorities, a severe strain of the intestinal virus shigellosis has raised concerns in recent months because antibiotics have not proved effective combating it. The […]