(CIDRAP News) The Kellogg Company yesterday pulled its peanut butter crackers from store shelves as public health officials investigate whether any peanut buttercontaining food products are associated with a national Salmonella outbreak that now includes 448 cases in 43 states and may have played a role in five deaths.
(CIDRAP News) Federal officials tracking a large Salmonella outbreak linked to certain peanut butter brands announced that the number of sickened patients has grown by 55 to a total of 425 cases in 44 states, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said in a press release this week.
(CIDRAP News) Investigators have found Salmonellaenterica in samples collected at a Sylvester, Ga., ConAgra plant that made the Peter Pan and Great Value peanut butter linked to an illness outbreak involving 370 people in 42 states, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced today.
(CIDRAP News) The number of people sickened in a nationwide Salmonella outbreak linked to peanut butter grew by 41, to a total of 370 in 42 states, since the last update a week ago, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced yesterday.
(CIDRAP News) A prolonged Salmonella outbreak linked to peanut butter has expanded to 329 cases in 41 states, an increase of 41 cases since the outbreak was announced on Feb 14, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said yesterday.