As of March 17, 2020, 39 people infected with the outbreak strain of E. coli O103 have been reported from six states – Florida (1), Illinois (6), Iowa (3), Missouri (1), Texas (1) and Utah (27).

Illnesses started on dates ranging from January 6, 2020, to March 2, 2020. Ill people range in age from

Local and tribal health department: Please forward to hospitals, clinics, urgent care centers, emergency departments, and convenience clinics in your jurisdiction.
Hospitals, clinics and other facilities: Please distribute to infection preventionists, internists, infectious disease doctors, OB-GYN physicians, family physicians, emergency department staff and all other health care providers who might see patients with bacteremia or

March 13th, 2020, WinCo Foods, LLC. of Boise, ID is recalling frozen Blackberries in a 16 oz. bag and frozen Berry Medley in 16 oz. and 32 oz. bags, manufactured by Rader Farms of Lynden, WA, because both products have the potential to be contaminated with Norovirus. Norovirus is a highly contagious virus. Typical symptoms

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Hepatitis A is a human fecal virus.  It is endemic outside the United States.  Since 2016 the CDC has reported over 30,000 infections with over 19,000 hospitalizations and 300 deaths.

Hepatitis A is vaccine preventable.

The ongoing hepatitis A outbreak is primarily in the homeless population and those linked