Check Your Cupboards For These Recalled Granola Bars

The Huffington Post Canada | Jessica Chin | Posted 06.06.2016 | Canada Business

They could make you really sick.

Costco Recalls More Frozen Food Over Possible Listeria

The Huffington Post Canada | Jessica Chin | Posted 05.04.2016 | Canada Business

If you think you might have gotten sick, contact your doctor.

Costco Recalls Chicken Salad In 9 Provinces Over Listeria Concerns

The Huffington Post Canada | Joanna Adams | Posted 04.03.2015 | Canada Living

Listeria can cause a serious, life-threatening illness, with severe symptoms that may include headache, poor co-ordination, seizures and neck stiffness, reports The Canadian Press.

U.S. Caramel Apple Listeriosis Outbreak May Have Spread To Canada

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.22.2015 | Canada Living

OTTAWA - Canadian officials are investigating whether caramel apples potentially linked to a Listeria outbreak in the U.S. may have been imported into...

READ: Fruit Recall Over Listeria Concern

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 09.21.2014 | Canada Living

CUTLER, Calif. - A Central California company is recalling specific lots of its fresh peaches, plums, nectarines and pluots sold nationwide over conce...

The Food You Buy at the Grocery Store May Not Be Safe to Eat

Steven Burton | Posted 07.14.2014 | Canada Business
Steven Burton

According to Public Health Agency of Canada, four-million Canadians will come down with food poisoning this year. Fortunately, most recover but some do not. While some cases result from improper food handling at restaurants or at home, many are caused by products purchased at the grocery store.

Bread Recalled Over Listeria Fears

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.22.2014 | Canada Living

OTTAWA - Federated Co-operatives Ltd. is recalling some Co-op and Market Town Co-op brands of bread because of possible Listeria contamination.Co-op C...

Why Germs Are Better Environmentalists Than You

Jason Tetro | Posted 01.24.2014 | Canada Living
Jason Tetro

While we only recycle a quarter of our human-made waste, germs recycle almost everything cellular. This week, a group of researchers from different corners of the globe discovered that bacteria can even recycle genetic material (DNA), making them the ultimate environmental champions.

Canadian Scientists Look For Quicker E. Coli, Listeria Tests

CBC | Posted 01.29.2013 | Canada Living

Canadian scientists are being asked to find faster ways to test for two dangerous bacteria that can be found in our food — E. coli and listeria. ...

Meat Processing Plant Shut Down Over Listeria Fears

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.22.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has suspended the licence of an Edmonton meat-processing plant over concerns for food safety.The decisi...

Victims Of Listeriosis Still Waiting For Compensation

CBC | Posted 12.08.2011 | Canada

Three years after tainted meat led to a deadly listeriosis outbreak and the largest food recall in Canadian history, victims and their families are st...

Killer Cantaloupes, Scary Sprouts: Reduce The Risk

CP | Marilynn Marchione, The Associated Press | Posted 11.29.2011 | Canada Living

MILWAUKEE - Avoid foreign produce. Wash and peel your fruit. Keep it refrigerated. None of these common tips would have guaranteed your safety from th...

Listeria Recall: Warning Issued Over Compliments Brand Smoked Ham

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.28.2011 | Canada

OTTAWA - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is warning the public not to consume Compliments brand Sensations Old-Style Smoked Ham because the produc...

US Cantaloupe Deaths Could Spell Deadliest Outbreak In More Than Decade

CP | Mary Clare Jalonick, The Associated Press | Posted 11.27.2011 | Canada

WASHINGTON - Health officials say as many as 16 people have died from possible listeria illnesses traced to Colorado cantaloupes, the deadliest food o...