After Texas Flooding, Health Hazards Emerge as Water Recedes
The floodwaters that have devastated thousands in Texas are now receding, but even in the aftermath, there can be a host of health hazards left behind. Standing water can contain harsh chemicals picked up as waters washed over roads and other industrial areas, bacteria can infect open wounds,
How Global Warming Could Ruin Your Dinner
In addition to ocean levels and weather patterns, climate change may significantly affect the food we eat. Food poisoning could increase and the nutritional value of crops may drop, according to a report called "The Impacts of Climate Change on Human Health in the United States: A Scientific
Why Chipotle Filed Trademark for 'Better Burger' Restaurant
Chipotle's trademark application for a new burger chain is a bold move for a company beleaguered by a food safety crisis months ago, analysts say. "They believe the 'food with integrity' mantra will work with other cuisines," said RJ Hottovy, a senior restaurant analyst at Morningstar. "What
Chipotle Will Now Cook Steak Using Gourmet French Technique
Another change is coming to Chipotle: how the company cooks its steaks. A Chipotle spokesperson told ABC News its cooks is beginning to prepare the steak used in its burritos, bowls and tacos using a French culinary technique to help prevent future pathogen outbreaks at its restaurants. Chris
Chipotle Restaurant Closed After Workers Become Sick
A Massachusetts Chipotle restaurant has voluntarily shut down after four employees became ill, possibly with the norovirus . In a statement, a Chipotle spokesman said the restaurant would undergo a "full sanitization" and that no customers have been reported sick. "After learning that four of our
Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship Curtailed Because of Powerful Storm
Royal Caribbean International's Anthem of the Seas will return to its New Jersey home port two days early in an effort to avoid a major storm.
Anthem of the Seas Cruise Ship on Another Ill-Fated Trip
Ship forced to return to port trying to beat another major storm, this time with an outbreak of norovirus.
Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship Cuts Another Trip Short for Bad Weather
The cruise ship rocked by hurricane-force winds earlier this month has curtailed another trip to avoid the possibility of a repeat encounter, according to the cruise line. Royal Caribbean International's Anthem of the Seas will be returning to its New Jersey home port two days early in an effort to
Cruise Ship Anthem of the Seas Turns Around Again
The Royal Caribbean ship, which was slammed by a storm earlier this month, was again sent back to port because of bad weather and an outbreak of norovirus.