dangolka (CBS) — The salmonella outbreak linked to recalled onions continues to develop. The CDC now stories that 869 folks have been contaminated throughout 47 states.
Rhode Island is among the many new states reporting infections. Two folks in Massachusetts have gotten sick, as has one particular person in New Hampshire.
Up to now, 116 folks have been hospitalized, however nobody has died.
Salmonella Outbreak Replace: 869 ailing folks in 47 states. Verify to see when you have recalled onions or merchandise constructed from recalled onions. Extra data: https://t.co/Ujffk5JFcz. pic.twitter.com/NvOY8kqH3H
— CDC (@CDCgov) August 19, 2020
The CDC says crimson onions are the doubtless supply of the outbreak, however white, yellow and candy yellow onions may additionally be contaminated.
Onions produced by Thomson Worldwide have been recalled, as have onions offered at shops like Dealer Joe’s and Walmart. Cheese dips, spreads, salads and different meals containing onions have additionally been recalled.
See Full Checklist Of Onion Recollects
“Should you can’t inform the place your onions are from, don’t eat them,” the CDC says. “Throw them away.”
The CDC can be recommending that buyers ordering meals from eating places ask to verify they aren’t being served any of the recalled onions.
Signs of salmonella embrace diarrhea, fever and abdomen cramps.