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Kiss of salmonella? Snuggling with hedgehogs linked to outbreak, CDC warns

The worst part about owning a hedgehog might seem to be be getting poked by its porcupine-like quills. But the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warns that the mammals are linked to something far sinister: salmonella. Eleven people across eight states have been infected with a strain of salmonella linked to hedgehog droppings as… Read More »

Duncan Hines cake mixes recalled over potential salmonella contamination, FDA says

A total of four cake mix flavors are being recalled. (FDA) Dessert lovers should be on the lookout for at least four Duncan Hines cake mix flavors which were voluntarily recalled due to salmonella concerns, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Monday. Roughly 2.4 million boxes of the four flavors — Duncan Hines Classic White,… Read More »