Applesauce poisoning leads to calls for stronger food regulation



A family found that their 14-month-old was diagnosed with lead poisoning after a routine one-year check up. The family, along with experts, are calling for better regulation of metals in food after the recall of a child applesauce.

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18 comments

  1. Healthy Babies Bright Futures reported that 95% of baby food contains excessive heavy metal in 2019 and no legislation has been established yet in 2023. Besides, who would buy baby food from rock bottom stores like the dollar general? If money is tight, shouldn’t home made applesauce – just grated apples – be safer and healthier?

  2. Eventually all of our food will be contaminated. Our rivers, lakes and fresh water sources are being polluted. Land is also contaminated especially when you have oil drills next to farmland all over the country. Lithium is being extracted in countries like Ecuador, and the ironic going green movement with electric cars and lithium batteries causes leaks and contaminates the surrounding lands and water sources. Until the people behind these large profitable companies discontinue to exploit the earth for their own personal monetary interests, we will continue to hear about chemical poisoning in humans.

  3. don't worry americans showed they really don't need IQ in this country

  4. Lead poisoning BS, if people don't wake up ,these things are made to happen because lead impedes development, they want more slow people in USA, easy ti prgram and control

  5. You can be sure Republicans, yes, those people who hate government and lack government to stay out of their lives, are among those demanding better regulation of foods. Hypocrites!

  6. Give natural food to kids. This crap sold as baby food is not good.

  7. Lazy parenting increases the chances of this sort of thing.

  8. It’s releasing the information in the interest of publicly getting caught.

  9. If it come in a box or wrapper with ingredients you cant propnounce dont consume it. That includes all fast food. Its goyslop.

  10. Things like this keep happening, because our American food and drug safety system is REACTIVE, as opposed to the European and British models, which focus upon PREVENTATIVE measures. Also, the penalties for destroying lives are very, very minor.

  11. nah, "they wouldnt even notice a difference" here have some water

  12. The SEC can’t figure out Bernie madoff – don’t expect food regulations

  13. Why oversight and regulations because keep snake oil sales from happy to be children's.

  14. Kids don't need to be eating applesauce. Do better.

  15. Buy a bag of apples and make it. Stop buying plastic and being lazy. Yeah, I said it. Get off your butt and feed yourself and kids whole, real, food.