Vibrio

Could Freezing Oysters Reduce the Risk of Vibrio Infections?

Could freezing oysters reduce the risk of Vibrio infections? Scientists say, yes! The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)…

2 weeks ago

CDC Warns Three Eastern U.S. States About Recent Uptick of Flesh Eating Bacteria called Vibrio vulnificus

Cases of Vibria vulnificus, commonly known as the flesh eating bacteria are on the rise in three eastern U.S. States.…

1 month ago

Incubation Period for Vibrio

The incubation period for Vibrio infections can vary depending on the specific species of Vibrio and the circumstances of exposure,…

3 months ago

3 Sick and 1 Death – Vibrio in Connecticut

The Connecticut Department of Health (DPH) issued a Press Release on July 28, 2023, warning residents about a severe Vibrio…

8 months ago

Are Raw Oysters Worth the Risk?

Oysters season is nearly upon us again. Just a few hot months and then temperatures drop again (we hope). According…

10 months ago

2 Deaths Linked to Raw Oysters From Louisiana

Two people have died in Florida from ingesting raw oysters. Here is everything we know about these raw oyster deaths:…

2 years ago

Vibrio Summer

Here comes the sun do,do,do.. and also, Vibrio Summer? Vibrio and Summer seem to be in the news together more…

3 years ago

California Vibrio Raw Oysters Outbreak

On May 3, 2019, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) recommended that consumers avoid eating raw oysters harvested from…

5 years ago

Touching Shrimp Causes Man to Fight for His Life from Vibrio

Succulent shrimp is a taste that sends the taste buds into overdrive. This delicious delicacy is a staple of the…

5 years ago

Fisherman Offers Advice on Avoiding Vibrio

What jobs would you associate with the phrase “flesh eating bacteria?”Mad scientist, maybe? Something in the medical field? Perhaps a…

5 years ago