Peanut Butter Recall

Since peanut butter is one of the most popular items at local food pantries, health officials are investigating a multi-state salmonella outbreak.It’s been linked to certain Jif peanut products made at the J.M. Smucker Company facility in Lexington. The company has voluntarily recalled close to 50 different varieties of peanut butter products.More than a dozen illnesses have been reported.A total of 14 illnesses have been reported in 12 different states. According to the FDA, salmonella symptoms include diarrhea, fever and stomach cramps.

Source: MG News

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