• Health officials investigating Salmonella outbreak in Georgia

    2 days ago - By Food Safety

    Dozens of people are sick and four have been admitted to hospitals in a Salmonella outbreak in Newton County, GA.
    About 70 people have reported illnesses to the county health department, according to a notice posted Thursday afternoon. Health officials said the “confirmed outbreak” was initially reported to the county on May 4.
    “We are still investigating the outbreak including identifying the source and commonalities among those that are ill,” the health department notice said.
    “Many individuals have sought care with their primary physicians and/or urgent care. At this point we are aware...
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