Home > Diet and nutrition > News 09 November 2011 E. coli found in cheese Almost 22 tons of imported Irish cheddar cheese was destroyed last week because it was contaminated with E. coli bacteria, the Milk Producers' Organisation (MPO) said. 0 Vit & Min doses per day » Count calories in food » Is my vegetarian diet balanced? » Ask The Dietitians » 10 foods to boost your immune system Your quick guide to Banting Almost 22 tons of imported Irish cheddar cheese was destroyed last week because it was contaminated with E. coli bacteria, the Milk Producers' Organisation (MPO) said. Low prices NEXT ON HEALTH24X OPINION | Mayday, Mayday! Your body needs your help! 2020-10-13 07:00 More: Diet and nutritionNews advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Comments have been closed for this article. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... Other news Medical More evidence masks slow Covid spread Medical What will it take for people to embrace a Covid vaccine? Diet and nutrition How to influence healthier buying habits - what a study found News Partner Content | Meet the Next Generation of Brave: Vivian Chengalroyan Medical Study identifies key enzyme in development of autoimmune diseases Diet and nutrition OPINION | Chronic diseases, immunity and nutrition. Nutrition is important now more than ever! Live healthier Lifestyle » E-cigarettes: Here are five things to know E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places. Allergy » Ditch the itch: Researchers find new drug to fight hives A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.