• CDC: Outbreak traced to raw turkey turns deadly; 35 states now report cases

    5 days ago - By Food Safety

    BULLETIN: Federal officials are reporting an 82 percent increase in the number of confirmed Salmonella infections in a nationwide outbreak traced to raw turkey. The CDC also confirmed the first outbreak-related death today.
    Since the initial outbreak report on July 19 - when 90 people from 26 states had been confirmed with the outbreak strain of Salmonella Reading - another 74 people have been added to the case count. As of Nov. 5, 164 people from 35 states are laboratory confirmed as outbreak patients, according to this afternoon's update from the Centers for Disease Control and...
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  • Turkey salmonella outbreak sparks panic weeks before Thanksgiving

    Turkey salmonella outbreak sparks panic weeks before Thanksgiving

    5 days ago - By Daily Mail

    The offending bacteria, Salmonella Reading, has been traced back to various products sold across the US in the past year, 'indicating it might be widespread in the turkey industry,' the CDC said.
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  • Salmonella Tied to Turkey Sickens 164 in 35 States

    Salmonella Tied to Turkey Sickens 164 in 35 States

    5 days ago - By Web MD

    Sixty-three people have been hospitalized, and one death was reported in California. Illnesses in the outbreak began between Nov. 20, 2017 and Oct. 20, 2018.
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  • 1 death linked to ongoing turkey salmonella outbreak

    5 days ago - By ABC News

    Federal health officials are reporting a death in an ongoing salmonella outbreak tied to raw turkey
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