BACTERIA - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BACTERIA News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Shades of Pigpen: We travel with our own germs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58348712-68/bugs-bacteria-gilbert-health.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58348712-68/bugs-bacteria-gilbert-health.html.csp">Shades of Pigpen: We travel with our own germs</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LAURAN NEERGAARD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T16:49:30.133-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 04:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Sorry, clean freaks. No matter how well you scrub your home, it’s covered in bacteria from your own body. And if you pack up and move, new research shows, you’ll rapidly transfer your unique microbial fingerprint to the doorknobs, countertops and floors in your new house, too. In fact, researchers who studied seven families in Illinois, Washington and California could easily match up who lived where using their microscopic roommates, almost like CSI for germs. Thursday’s study is p...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583487122014-08-28T16:49:30.133-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-28T16:49:30.133-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58348712@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:49:30 MDT Utah suspends Weber County dairy’s license over foodborne illness http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58339040-78/milk-dairy-department-raw.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58339040-78/milk-dairy-department-raw.html.csp">Utah suspends Weber County dairy’s license over foodborne illness</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By kristen moulton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T21:37:12.79-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 09:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A big outbreak of foodborne illness in northern Utah has been traced to a Weber County dairy that sells raw milk. Forty-five of the 79 cases of campylobacter — campy for short — infection have been traced to the raw, unpasteurized milk, and health officials continue to investigate the rest. The bacterial infection causes diarrhea, abdominal pain, fever, headache, nausea and vomiting. The Utah Department of Agriculture and Food suspended the license of Ropelato Dairy, west of Ogden, to sell raw...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58339040@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 21:37:12 MDT Georgia plant manager ‘scared’ by salmonella test http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58289840-79/salmonella-lightsey-parnell-peanut.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58289840-79/salmonella-lightsey-parnell-peanut.html.csp">Georgia plant manager ‘scared’ by salmonella test</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By RAY HENRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T17:33:01.692-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 05:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Albany, Ga. • The former manager of a peanut processor linked to a deadly outbreak of salmonella testified Tuesday he was “scared to death” the first time he saw a lab test had identified the deadly pathogen in a product. Samuel Lightsey continued testifying as a prosecution witness against his former boss at Peanut Corp. of America, Stewart Parnell, and two others. Lightsey said he had 17 years of experience in quality control for the food industry before joining Parnell’s firm. The first time ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582898402014-08-12T17:33:01.692-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-12T17:33:01.692-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58289840@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:33:01 MDT