• Cucumbers linked to multi-country Salmonella outbreak

    1 month ago - By Food Safety

    A Salmonella outbreak in Norway, Sweden, and the Netherlands has been linked to contaminated cucumbers from Spain.
    The Norwegian Institute of Public Health said 72 people are sick in the Salmonella Agona outbreak and 24 have been hospitalized.
    People across the country fell sick from the end of October to the start of December. Patients are aged 1 to 88, with a median of 36 years old, and 37 of them are women.
    In Sweden, 26 people have been affected, according to the Public Health Agency of Sweden .
    The Netherlands has six confirmed and two probable cases. They are four men and two women...
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