Salmonella outbreak in Canada linked to American red onions

Health officials have tracked a salmonella outbreak in Canada reported earlier this week to red onions imported from the United States and are asking residents of British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Ontario to avoid any products that contain them.
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MONDAY, Aug. 10, 2020 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is warning consumers not to use onions recalled by Thomson International Inc. as they may be contaminated with Salmonella, which has sickened more than 900 people in the United States...
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BOSTON (CBS) – A salmonella recall linked to onions is expanding. At least 640 cases are tied to the outbreak. In total, 85 people have been hospitalized. The FDA is warning people not to eat any red, white, yellow or sweet onions from Thomson International. Most of the cases have been reported on the west coast. For a complete list, visit the FDA website.
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More than 500 cases and at least 75 hospitalizations have been reported in the United States and Canada, the health authorities said.
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U.S. federal health officials say an outbreak of salmonella infecting nearly 400 people in more than 30 states has been linked to red onions, and they identified a California company as the likely source.
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Federal officials say an outbreak of salmonella infecting nearly 400 people in more than 30 states has been linked to red onions and identified a California company as the likely source
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A multistate outbreak of salmonella poisoning that has sickened almost 400 people in 31 states has been traced back to red onions, federal health officials said.
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Looks like the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has found the root cause of the latest Salmonella Newport outbreak. And it's not alien DNA.
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Over 900 people in 48 states have been infected with salmonella, and their illnesses are likely linked to backyard poultry like chicks and ducklings.
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