Tag Archives: Food Scare

YUCKS! MAGGOT FOUND IN NOODLES FROM TAMPINES RESTAURANT!

At around afternoon yesterday, I bought Mee Hong Kong from Afghanistan Family Restaurant, along Tampines St 23, and discovered that there was a maggot on one of the sliced beef. That seriously freaked me out as I had just eaten less than three scoops of the noodles and one of the sliced beef.

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HEALTH MINISTRY INVESTIGATING ILLNESS CAUSED BY BACTERIA IN RAW FISH

Remember that article about doctors reporting an increasing number of people falling ill after consuming a raw fish dish known as Yusheng? It turns out that there may be more truth to it than we think. According to doctors interviewed by the media, the Ministry of Health (MOH) has secretly asked doctors in the private sector to report new cases of Group B Streptococcus (GBS) disease, to help the authorities investigate a possible link between the bacterial infection and consumption of a raw fish dish called “yusheng”.

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HEALTH MINISTRY: VERDICT NOT YET OUT ON RAW FISH BACTERIA

The Ministry of Health said in a Facebook post today that it is jointly investigating the claim about the outbreak of Group B streptococcus (GBS). It will work with the National Environment Agency (NEA) and the Agri-Food & Veterinary Authority of Singapore (AVA) to investigate claims about individuals falling ill or being hospitalized as a result of bacteria found in raw fish and sashimi.

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DOCTORS SAY AVOID SASHIMI AND RAW FISH FOR THE TIME BEING?

Please avoid sashimi n raw fish this season. Just a heads up. My friend's husband was admitted into hospital abt 10 days ago. Had high fever, joint pain. He was diagnosed with grp B strep bacteria infection. From eating raw fish. He ate sashimi at tam po po at liang court 2 days and raw fish in chinatown 5 days before fever.He ended up with 2 surgery and may have to go thru knee replacement surgery cos the bacteria infected his joints n ate away his cartiledge.

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