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Outbreak of Salmonella Enteritidis Infections Linked to Peaches

Sep. 4, 2020
Peaches - Photo by The Matter of Food on Unsplash

The CDC has released an update regarding the outbreak of Salmonella enteritidis infections linked to peaches:

As of August 27, 2020, a total of 78 people infected with the outbreak strain of Salmonella enteritidis have been reported from 12 states.

  • Illnesses started on dates ranging from June 29, 2020, to August 3, 2020.
  • 23 hospitalizations have been reported. No deaths have been reported.

More information can be found on the CDC website: https://www.cdc.gov/salmonella/enteritidis-08-20/index.html