• CDC Warns Against Eating Any Kind of Romaine Lettuce After E. Coli Outbreak

    7 monthes ago - By Time

    American consumers are urged to stay away from salad for the time being, after an E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce has spread to 16 states.
    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned against eating any kind of romaine lettuce grown in the Yuma, Arizona region , including whole heads and hearts of the green, and any chopped salads or salad mixes that contain it, in its latest update on the E. coli outbreak. The warning, which expanded from a prior notice urging buyers to throw out any store-bought chopped romaine lettuce, comes after new cases of E. coli were reported...
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  • Recall Alert: CDC Says "Do Not Buy or Eat Romaine Lettuce at a Grocery Store or Restaurant"

    Recall Alert: CDC Says "Do Not Buy or Eat Romaine Lettuce at a Grocery Store or Restaurant"

    7 monthes ago - By PopSugar

    "Do not buy or eat romaine lettuce at a grocery store or restaurant unless you can confirm it is not from the Yuma, Arizona, growing region," the CDC advises. Since the time of writing, 53 people have been infected with E. coli in 16 states, while 31 people have been hospitalized, including a handful who've developed kidney failure from a rare condition called hemolytic uremic syndrome. No deaths have been reported.
    The FDA and CDC are currently investigating this outbreak and believe the source to be romaine lettuce from the Yuma, AZ, growing region. Because the grower, supplier, brand...
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