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Canada on the verge of salmonella epidemic, warn doctors

Canada on the verge of salmonella epidemic, warn doctors

Canada on the verge of salmonella epidemic, warn doctors

Experts are alarmed possibly fresh jalapeno and Serrano peppers, sold in several stores in Canada, may be contaminated with salmonella, CBC News reports with reference to the Canadian Food Inspection.

Representatives of the agencies do not recommend eating peppers. If the product was purchased earlier, it is better to get rid of him. It is known that Salmonella cause disease, characterized by high fever, headache, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain and diarrhea. In children, the elderly and people with weakened immune systems salmonella threatening complications.

According to official information, the unfortunate peppers were imported into the country from the U.S.. Goods sold in the shops of Safeway, shops Alberta, British Columbia, Matinoby, Ontario, the Northwest Territories, Saskatchewan and Yukon, from 3 to 20 December inclusive. While epidemiologists have not reported cases of the disease.