More than 160 illnesses and dozens of hospitalizations have been reported across 43 states, officials said. “These are not house pets and a lot of people confuse that,” a poultry educator said.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said 19 people had been sickened in eight states.
At least 68 cases and 14 hospitalizations have been reported in nine states, federal health authorities said.
Grocery chains, including Publix and Giant Eagle, have recalled onions supplied by Thomson International and products that may contain the onions.
More than 500 cases and at least 75 hospitalizations have been reported in the United States and Canada, the health authorities said.
Many infections come from within. Doctors explain what they are and what to do about them.
Next time you cook chicken, don’t rely on the color of the meat to tell you if it’s cooked enough to avoid food poisoning.