CDC expands recall of aromatherapy sprays tied to rare illness

(HealthDay)—A recall of aromatherapy sprays connected with fatal cases of a rare tropical disease called melioidosis has been expanded by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The agency previously identified four cases of melioidosis—two of them fatal—linked with Better Homes & Gardens Lavender & Chamomile Essential Oil Infused…

Arsenic levels trigger recall of Beech-Nut infant cereal

Excessive levels of arsenic in some samples of Single Grain Rice infant cereal sold across the United States have prompted Beech-Nut Nutrition to recall the product. “We are issuing this voluntary recall because we learned through routine sampling by the State of Alaska that a limited quantity of Beech-Nut Single…

Why the FDA just issued another hand sanitizer recall

With all the COVID-related matters we’re dealing with right now, we probably didn’t need the news that the FDA is recalling even more hand sanitizers, yet here we are. The government agency is warning that 1-propanol is now showing up in hand sanitizers.  The FDA says: “1-propanol, not to be confused with…

In The Case Of Rewe, Edeka

The dairy Söbbeke calls back three of their organic products, because this glass may contain splinters. The company could not rule out the possibility that in individual cups, shards of safety glass and calls back, therefore, from “for reasons of preventive consumer protection”, the products. Are any of these three…

Earring-recall: These earrings are Nickel a health risk

Elevated Nickel values in different earrings discovered A manufacturer has recalled its entire range of earrings from the trade. Produced jewelry may cause contact with the skin allergic reactions that can range from itching, redness, rash to blistering. A sample showed that the established limits are exceeded for Nickel. Nickel…