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November 22, 2019 - 2:52 pm
The CDC is warning people not to eat romaine lettuce from the Salinas Valley. The product has been linked to a particularly dangerous type of E-coli that's made 40 people sick in 16 states. Consumer Reports' Dr. Michael Hansen tells KNX this warning comes almost exactly one year after romaine...
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April 09, 2019 - 8:54 am
New York City declared a public health emergency Tuesday over a measles outbreak and ordered mandatory vaccinations in one neighborhood for people who may have been exposed to the virus. Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the unusual order amid what he said was a measles "crisis" in Brooklyn's...
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November 21, 2018 - 9:44 am
NEW YORK (AP/KNX 1070) — Nearly 30 percent of all the U-S cases of e-coli linked to tainted romaine lettuce are here in Los Angeles County. The strain of e-coli in the contaminated lettuce is considered stronger than most. The CDC says don't buy romaine and if you have some in your fridge, toss it...
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