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Vibrio Sickens At Least 12 in Maryland Linked to Crab. How Does Vibrio Contaminate Shellfish?

Crab meat imported from Venezuela sickens at least 12 in Maryland with Vibrio infection, health officials say.  Four have been hospitalized so far and no deaths have been reported.  Interviews indicate those affected consumed fresh, non-pasteurized crab meats from a … Continue reading

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Imported Crab Meat with Vibrio parahaemolyticus sickens 12 in US

As of July 12, 2018, 12 people infected with Vibrio parahaemolyticus who ate fresh crab meat have been reported from 3 states and the District of Columbia. A list of the states and the number of cases in each can be found … Continue reading

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Norovirus on Celebrity Eclipse Cruise Ship Sickens Passengers

The Southern Daily Echo newspaper in Southampton England is reporting that the Celebrity Eclipse cruise ship was delayed for "enhanced sanitation" after dozens of passengers returning to Southampton from a 11 night eastern Mediterranean cruise had been struck down by … Continue reading

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