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Health officials say to avoid all romaine lettuce after an E. coli outbreak sickened people in 11 US states

21 days ago   |   By Business Insider

The CDC warned on Tuesday that Americans should avoid all forms of romaine lettuce because of an E. coli outbreak.
E. coli is a species of bacteria that lives in the intestines of people and animals.
Some E. coli are harmless and live inside our healthy guts, but other strains can make you sick and cause kidney failure or death.
The outbreak the CDC is investigating involves a dangerous E. coli strain that has spread to at least 11 states and Canada. The health agency believes the source of the illnesses is contaminated romaine lettuce.
Once again, if you have any romaine lettuce in the...
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CDC warns against eating any type of romaine lettuce due to health risk

CDC warns against eating any type of romaine lettuce due to health risk

21 days ago   |   By WYFF

So far, the CDC reports, at least 32 people have contracted E. coli in 11 states.
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Romaine Lettuce Warning: Throw Away All Heads of Lettuce Because of E. coli Illness Fears, CDC Says

Romaine Lettuce Warning: Throw Away All Heads of Lettuce Because of E. coli Illness Fears, CDC Says

21 days ago   |   By Newsweek

If you have any romaine lettuce in the house, the CDC is urging consumers to throw it away.
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Citing E. coli outbreak, US officials say don't eat romaine

21 days ago   |   By ABC

U.S. health officials are telling people to avoid eating romaine lettuce because of an E. coli outbreak that has sickened 32 people in 11 states.
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The CDC tells people to stop eating and throw away all romaine lettuce - again - after another E. coli outbreak sickens at least 32 people in 11 states

The CDC tells people to stop eating and throw away all romaine lettuce - again - after another E. coli outbreak sickens at least 32 people in 11 states

21 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Romaine lettuce is off the menu, as the CDC advises people across the United States not to eat any of the lettuce and to get rid of any they have already purchased.
At least 32 people have been infected with E. coli linked to romaine lettuce in 11 states, according to the CDC. Thirteen people have been hospitalized.
This is the second E. coli outbreak tied to romaine lettuce so far in 2018, following an outbreak that sickened more than 190 people and killed five at the beginning of the year.
Romaine lettuce is off the menu this Thanksgiving, as another E. coli investigation sweeps the...
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