A stack of ground beef patties moves on a conveyor belt at a meat packing and distribution facility. Justin Sullivan, Getty Images
A strain of E. coli that the government doesn’t regulate has already sickened hamburger eaters in two states and federal food safety detectives say more cases may be identified as we approach the summer’s last big weekend for picnics and barbecues, Food Facts TV has learned.
Here is AOL News’ Senior Public Health Correspondent, Andrew Schneider’s article:
The supplier, Cargill Meat Solutions Corp. in Wyalusing, Pa., has recalled approximately 8,500 pounds of ground beef products. Cargill is the nation’s second-largest beef processor. Continue reading
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A popular “fun” food item is Dannon Sprinkl’ins Whadjyaget? Lowfat Vanilla Yogurt with Surprise Sprinkles – 4 Pack [16.3 oz.]. now, the good part is that the product is high in protein and high in potassium. The bad part is that his product is high in saturated fat, high in sugar, high in sodium and contains other controversial ingredients.
As a result, this product garners a FFHS rating of 28.
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