The Illinois Department of Public Health is reporting six cases of Salmonella that match a multi-state outbreak strain.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said it's now investigating 124 cases in 36 states of people becoming infected with the virus after "being linked to contact live poultry in backyard flocks".
The CDC says the outbreak is linked to pre-cut melon.
If you bought pre-cut melon at a Walmart in Missouri, throw it away. Now.
This includes pre-cut melon in salad mixes. Walmart and Kroger are cooperating fully with the investigation and have removed all cut melon associated with this outbreak.
For now the agency is recommending that Missourians discard melon and fruit salads that contain it if it came from Walmart or if they don't remember where it came from. Make sure to wash the melons and any utensils before you start cutting. No deaths have been confirmed to date.
Illnesses were reported from April 30 to May 28, and the people affected range in age from younger than 1 year old to 97 years old.
Other states included in this outbreak include Illinois, Indiana, Missouri and Ohio. Symptoms of salmonella include diarrhea, fever, and abdominal cramps 12 to 72 hours after being exposed to the bacteria. The illness usually lasts four to seven days, and most people recover without treatment. The list of states and stores could expand depending on the investigation. In rare cases, Salmonella infection can cause death unless the person is treated promptly with antibiotics.
Canada would be the first member of the Group of Seven (G7) industrialized countries to legalize marijuana for personal use. Passage of the law makes Canada the second country, following Uruguay (2013), to officially legalize marijuana .
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Fortunately for Mexicans and travellers alike, the storm's track keeps it well offshore throughout its life cycle. Forecasters are also keeping an eye on another area of low pressure to the east of Aletta.
Researchers do not know what animals made the footprints but have interpreted the two parallel rows of dots as rows of tracks. This means that they lived during the Ediacaran Period , which lasted from 635 to 541 million years ago.
The Spaniard was flawless in her 6-2 6-1 win and will be the firm favourite to lift the title for the second time in Paris . Open champions meet in the other men's quarterfinal: No. 3 Marin Cilic against No. 5 Juan Martin del Potro .
We have a great vehicle but our whole package is not the best on every single track and we just have to accept that". A year later, he won the Spanish Grand Prix and became the youngest victor in F1 history. "I will never change".
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YouTube series star dead in Bronx stabbing
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Serena forced to pull out of French Open
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Leicester trigger £3m release clause for Evans
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Ford PCs Take Majority Government in Ontario Elections
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Highlights of French Open 10th day
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Conor McGregor Says He Was Originally Set to Fight at UFC 224
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China offers to buy $70 billion of USA goods
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