Posted BY: Q1| NwoReport
Twenty-two of the 23 people infected have been hospitalized, the CDC…
National public health officials investigating an outbreak of a potentially dangerous bacteria strain say they’ve linked most of the reported infections to Florida.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said Thursday that it was collecting data to pinpoint the source of what it called a multi-state outbreak of listeria monocytogenes infections. While the CDC said investigators are working to answer questions about the outbreak, 20 of the 22 people infected with full information reported either living in or traveling to Florida the month before they got sick. The agency added that cases have been reported in 10 states.