While 45% of the FDA's employees have been temporarily laid off, 87% of the USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service personnel have been retained.
The CDC doesn't want you to stop eating vegetables. Just be sure to wash both the produce and your hands first.
The outbreak has sickened 14 and killed 1, but the CDC is unsure of the source of the outbreak.
A listeria outbreak tied to Colorado cantaloupe has 13 confirmed deaths and 72 illnesses, but those numbers could rise.
So far four deaths have been linked to listeria after consuming cantaloupe shipped from a Colorado farm. Jensen Farms issued a voluntary recall last week.
What I especially love about this treatment is that the syrup is as sweet as candy and something children will actually enjoy taking.
The FDA announced Thursday they were banning the import of papayas from Mexico until they were cleared of salmonella.
A new clinical report states that caffeinated and energy drinks should be off limits for kids.
The most common pathogens that cause food borne illnesses can be eliminated from food with a few simple steps.