17 April 2018

E. Coli Outbreak in Chopped Romaine Lettuce!

If you recently bought chopped romaine lettuce you may need to toss it out.
In addition to the salmonella egg recall, the FDA and CDC are now investigating a multi-state outbreak of E. Coli illnesses likely linked to chopped romaine lettuce sourced in Yuma, Arizona.
There are currently 35 people in 11 states who have become ill: Connecticut (2), Idaho (8), Illinois (1), Michigan (1), Missouri (1), New Jersey (7), New York (2), Ohio (2), Pennsylvania (9), Virginia (1), and Washington (1). These people reported becoming ill during March 22nd and March 31st, 2018.