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A parasitic illness linked to McDonald’s salads has now sickened at least 500 people in 16 states, including 24 hospitalizations
Health officials have identified McDonald's salads as the possible source of a parasitic illness outbreak that has sickened more than 500 people in 16 states. The illness, caused by the cyclospora parasite, can last months.
The cyclospora parasite that hit McDonald's in July has now sickened at least 436 people, with 20 now in hospital. McDonald's fired its salad supplier, Fresh Express, from 3,000 stores in late July.
The company behind the McDonald’s parasite outbreak that sickened 395 people still can’t explain what happened
Fresh Express, the salad supplier which gave tainted lettuce to McDonald's stores in the US and ended up sickening almost 400 people, still can't figure out where the outbreak of cyclospora began.
A woman is suing McDonald’s salad supplier after becoming so severely ill she was ‘forced to wear Depends diapers’ in parasitic illn...
A woman is suing McDonald's salad supplier after becoming so severely ill she was "forced to wear Depends diapers," according to a complaint filed on Monday. The parasitic illness linked to McDonald's salads has now sickened at least 395 people in 15 states.
The salad supplier behind the parasitic illness outbreak that hit McDonald’s and sickened 395 people still has no idea how it started
Fresh Express, which supplied McDonald's with romaine lettuce infected with the cyclospora parasite, posted a statement on Thursday saying: "there is no clear understanding about the contamination pathway or the definitive source of infection." In plain English: they don't know what happened.
A parasitic illness that hit McDonald’s and sickened 160 people may have spread to Trader Joe’s, Kroger, and Walgreens
The cyclospora parasite, which recently affected McDonald's customers and caused a spate of vomiting and diarrhea, may be in wraps and salad products sold by Trader Joe's, Walgreens, and Kroger, the Department of Agriculture said this week.