Home > News 08 March 2018 TIMELINE: This is not the first major listeriosis outbreak This year sees the biggest Listeriosis outbreak in history. We take a look at some of the outbreaks that have occurred over the years. 0 Sources: Africa Check; CDC; www.eurosurveillance.org; www.about-listeria.com; www.mdprogram.mcmaster.ca; www.foodsafetynews.com; www.reuters.com Compiled by Mandy Freeman NEXT ON HEALTH24X SA's hungry children could have this problem later on 2018-03-23 11:00 More: News advertisement Other news Medical SA's hungry children could have this problem later on News Is almond milk good for you? Medical This man recognised and treated his own heart attack Medical 5 home remedies for fungal infections News Is this new ‘triple pill’ the answer to high blood pressure? Medical New medication approved for multidrug-resistant HIV From our sponsors Managing diabetes in the workplace Back-to-school with diabetes Live healthier Effects on your brain? » 5 ways to get more seafood into your diet Mercury in fish may raise ALS risk Is it bad for your brain if you literally never eat fish? Calling all grown-ass picky eaters! Eeewwww! » ‘Why is my cough worse at night?’ SEE: When you cough, this is what happens to your body Can you get sick if someone coughs on you? The fine saliva mist emitted by a cough remains suspended in the air for up to 10 minutes.