Margaret Lamkin had to fight for her life after eating tenderized beef

(file video) Margaret Lamkin said she had no idea the steak she ordered from an Applebee’s restaurant three years ago was mechanically tenderized. The Iowa woman fell ill with a severe E. coli O157:H7 infection several days later.
(file video) Margaret Lamkin said she had no idea the steak she ordered from an Applebee’s restaurant three years ago was mechanically tenderized. The Iowa woman fell ill with a severe E. coli O157:H7 infection several days later.

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December 09, 2012 12:00 AM