Tag: deadly

Frozen smoked salmon recalled over potentially deadly bacteria contamination

A Maine company has issued a recall for frozen smoked salmon because it may be contaminated with bacteria that can cause life-threatening illness or death. Mill Stream Corp. (Sullivan Harbor Farm) said the impacted products were sold between March 7 and Sept. 17, 2019, in vacuum-sealed packages. The products, which may

Study blames climate change in spread of deadly new fungal superbug

Months after health officials in New York, New Jersey and Illinois raised concerns about a new deadly fungal superbug, a study has suggested climate change may be playing a role in its troubling rise. “Candida auris fungus” (C. auris) is a multidrug–resistant fungal infection that spreads in hospitals and is extremely deadly — killing as