• Investigations ongoing in Hepatitis A outbreak linked to dates

    27 days ago - By Food Safety

    More than 30 Hepatitis A infections potentially linked to eating dates are being investigated in the United Kingdom.
    Since the start of this year 31 people have fallen ill in different parts of England and Wales and a number of them reported eating dates. Those sick range in age from 6 to 93 years old and 25 have been hospitalized.
    Public Health England and the Food Standards Agency are investigating the non-travel related cases of Hepatitis A.
    Marks & Spencer recently recalled Stuffed Medjool Date Selection 350-grams with a best before of July 13. In mid-April, Sainsbury's recalled all...
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