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August 24, 2020: FDA Issues New Update for Ongoing Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Peaches

Salmonella Enteritidis Outbreak Update News – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), along with the CDC, state, and local partners, is continuing to investigate  a multi-state outbreak of Salmonella Enteritidis infections linked to peach products.

To date, Prima Wawona and ALDI have issued recalls for peach products linked to the ongoing outbreak. The FDA’s last update was on August 22, 2020.

Salmonella Enteritidis Outbreak Update Information

On August 24, 2020, FDA and CDC officials issued an update stating that the Public Health Agency of Canada and the Canadian Food Inspection Agency issued public health and consumer advisories reporting cases in Canada related to the ongoing outbreak in the United States. Further, they warned consumers to avoid eating recalled Prima Wawona peaches.

The FDA’s traceback investigative team is working to identify the source of the ongoing Salmonella Enteritidis outbreak. FDA officials will continue to update the public with any new information on the outbreak as it becomes available.

About Salmonella and Salmonella Food Poisoning

Do not consume peaches affected by the ALDI peach recall. The affected peaches should be thrown away or returned to the place of purchase. Wash your hands thoroughly after handling the recalled peaches and remember to clean surfaces that came into contact with the recalled peaches.

Salmonella is a bacterium capable of causing a serious and sometimes life-threatening infection known as salmonellosis. One of the most common foodborne illnesses, it can occur when food contaminated by Salmonella is consumed. Please see About Salmonella and Salmonella Symptoms for additional information.

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The information contained on this page has been gathered from the websites of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Food and Drug Administration and other sources in the public domain.

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