Three people have been hospitalized over the past month, two in an intensive care unit, for botulism associated with injecting heroin, Orange County Health Care Agency officials said Wednesday.
Health officials Friday warned customers of a Orange County food stand to throw out any jarred food products that may be linked to botulism.
Two brands of soup sold only at local farmers markets may have been improperly produced, exposing consumers to botulism.
A Los Angeles seafood company is voluntarily recalling its smoked and dry Vobla fish because it may be contaminated with a bacteria that can cause botulism.
Ducks are dying from some type of toxin in an Orange County city’s lakes and watersheds.
A California company has recalled several thousand pounds of frozen capelin because of fears the fish is contaminated with bacteria that could cause life-threatening botulism.