Make Our Food Safe
09/28/2011

"FDA Needs Money to Fight Cantaloupes of Death"

Houston Press | Craig Maislow

"In case you haven't heard, now even cantaloupe can kill you. A bacteria called listeria contaminated cantaloupes in Colorado (say that three times fast), turning the delicious melons into orange orbs of death. The CDC says 13 people have died as a result of what is now considered the worst foodborne illness outbreak in a decade, and two of those deaths occurred here in Texas..."

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