22 cases of salmonella have been traced back to Rose Acres Farms in Indiana. They have since voluntarily issued a recall notice for 206,749,248 eggs that they produced and sold under multiple brand names.
The eggs were sold in nine states: Colorado, Florida, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia. They were sold under brand names including Great Value, Country Daybreak, Food Lion, Coburn Farms, Glenview, Sunshine Farms, and Nelms.
If you have any eggs from Rose Acres Farms, throw them away immediately or return them to the store where you purchased them for credit or refund.
Salmonella is a dangerous disease that causes fever, nausea, diarrhea, abdominal disease. While the disease itself is not deadly, it can cause life-threatening complications, and some varieties of salmonella can even result in typhoid fever.
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