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E Coli Outbreak

Marcus Baram

How Researchers Investigate The Source Of An Epidemic: Lots Of Detective Work, Add Science

HuffingtonPost.com | Marcus Baram | Posted 08.09.2011 | Green

NEW YORK -- After a few people turned up dead, officials sprang into action -- interviewing the next of kin, identifying suspects and pursuing leads. ...

100% Scared: How the National Security Complex Grows on Terrorism Fears

Tom Engelhardt | Posted 08.09.2011 | Politics
Tom Engelhardt

in terms of damage since 9/11, terror attacks have ranked above shark attacks but below just about anything else that could possibly be dangerous to Americans

Medium-Rare Burgers In The Age Of E. Coli

TIME | Posted 08.08.2011 | Food

Rarely has anything so small done so much to ruin so many hamburgers as E. coli bacteria has. It's not just the actual burgers they infect, it's the r...

A U.S. Response to the European E.coli Outbreak...

Barbara Kowalcyk | Posted 08.08.2011 | Food
Barbara Kowalcyk

One of the most troubling aspects of the ongoing outbreak in Europe is that it involves a strain of E. coli that often flies under the radar in the United States.

E. Coli Outbreak Could Be Deadliest Ever

Posted 08.03.2011 | World

BERLIN/LONDON (Reuters) – Racing to curb the spread of a killer food bug, Germany set up a national task force on Friday to hunt down the source...

WHO: E. Coli Outbreak Caused By New Strain

AP | MARIA CHENG and KIRSTEN GRIESHABER | Posted 08.02.2011 | World

Maria Cheng and Kristen Grieshaber, Associated Press LONDON -- Scientists on Thursday blamed Europe's worst recorded food-poisoning outbreak on a ...

Smoking Gun In E. Coli Outbreak Difficult To Track Down

AP | DAVID RISING and MIKE STOBBE | Posted 08.01.2011 | World

BERLIN — European health officials tracking one of the worst E. coli outbreaks on record might never know where it came from. It's a sad fact of...

Severity Of Europe E. Coli Outbreak Stuns Experts

AP | DAVID RISING and MARIA CHENG | Posted 08.01.2011 | World

BERLIN — The foodborne bacterial outbreak that has hit Germany and other European nations is unlike anything Western experts have seen: 16 dead ...

E. Coli Outbreak Puts Focus On Meat Oversight

AP | MARTIGA LOHN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

ST. PAUL, Minn. — The first known U.S. outbreak linked to a rare strain of E. coli in ground beef is prompting a fresh look at tougher regulatio...

E. Coli Outbreak Forces Lettuce Recall; At Least 19 Sick

AP | MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

WASHINGTON — Romaine lettuce grown in Yuma, Ariz., may be the source of a widespread E. coli outbreak that has sickened students in three states...