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E. Coli Poisoning In 5 States Linked To Sandwich Chain

AP | By MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 02.16.2012 | Food

WASHINGTON -- Raw sprouts from the sandwich chain Jimmy John's have been linked to an outbreak of foodborne illness – again. The federal Center...

Why Raw Sprouts Cause E. Coli

Meathead | Posted 08.11.2011 | Food
Meathead

How could innocent crunchy, delicious sprouts, full of nutrients and beneficial compounds, be dangerous? Because they are grown differently than any other vegetable, in an environment practically ideal for bacteria.

E. Coli: Blame The Meat, Not The Sprouts

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 08.06.2011 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

Since the source and origins of this E.coli outbreak are still matters of conjecture, how can we exonerate the plant foods on which it is currently hitching a ride? We can do it by learning from the follies of history.

Likely E. Coli Culprit Identified: 22 Killed, Thousands Sick In Breakout

AP | KIRSTEN GRIESHABER and TOMISLAV SKARO | Posted 08.05.2011 | World

HAMBURG, Germany — The terrifying E. coli outbreak in Europe appears to have been caused by vegetable sprouts grown on an organic farm in German...