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#E.coli Outbreak

# e-coli-outbreak - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

E-coli outbreak forces closure of Limerick creche

The HSE said it hoped the childminding facility could reopen soon.

# e-coli-outbreak - Saturday 2 July, 2011

France records first E.coli death since recent outbreak

France records first E.coli death since recent outbreak

Latest E.coli outbreak blamed for death of a 78-year-old woman earlier this morning.

# e-coli-outbreak - Thursday 30 June, 2011

Egypt now suspected source of European E.coli outbreak

The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control says that seeds imported a year or two ago from Egypt could have caused the recent fatal outbreak.

# e-coli-outbreak - Friday 10 June, 2011

E.coli outbreak: It is the sprouts after all say German authorities

One official described finding the source of the outbreak as being like a “crime thriller where you have to find the bad guy”.

# e-coli-outbreak - Thursday 9 June, 2011

E. coli outbreak: was it the cucumbers after all?

German health officials say that traces of the deadly bacteria have been found in a discarded cucumber in a town in the east of the country but they’ve already been wrong twice before.

# e-coli-outbreak - Wednesday 8 June, 2011

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The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Irish people’s €2 million flatpack habit; what NOT to say to a Leaving Cert student and the royal newlyweds’ starter home hell.

Germany optimistic about falling E.coli infections

Meanwhile, the search for the source of the contamination continues.

# e-coli-outbreak - Friday 3 June, 2011

Aid sought for farmers affected by E.coli outbreak

The German Chancellor and Spanish Prime Minister have discussed getting aid for farmers affected by the outbreak.

Eight things you need to know about the new, deadly E.coli outbreak

Why is this strain more deadly than any we’ve seen before? And what can you do to make sure you don’t get it?

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Fears over the spread of new forms of deadly MRSA and E.coli bugs; checkout worker takes Tesco to court over lottery row; and Stephen Fry’s suicide fears.

Eighteen now dead from new E. coli strain as outbreak reportedly spreads to US

Scientists are still unable to determine the origin of the outbreak which the WHO yesterday said was caused by a new strain of E. coli.

# e-coli-outbreak - Monday 30 May, 2011

Food Safety Authority: E.coli contaminated food not on sale in Ireland

Food Safety Authority: E.coli contaminated food not on sale in Ireland

People in Germany have been advised not to eat raw cucumbers following a deadly outbreak of E.coli, however experts have said there is no indication contaminated foods are on sale in Ireland.

# e-coli-outbreak - Sunday 29 May, 2011

Ten die in Germany from E.coli outbreak linked to cucumbers

Spanish authorities are refuting claims made by German experts that the contamination came from imported Spanish cucumbers.

# e-coli-outbreak - Monday 6 September, 2010

12 children affected by E-coli in Lurgan nursery

A nursery in Lurgan has closed down for tests after 12 children fall ill from E-coli infections.