OUTBREAK UPDATE: U.S. FDA & CDC continue the investigation of a multi-state outbreak of Salmonella Adelaide illnesses that may be linked to cut melons.
As of today, CDC reports that there are 70 cases in seven states with 34 hospitalizations. Illnesses occurred from April 30, 2018, to June 3, 2018. Ill people range in age from less than 1 year to 97. No deaths have been reported.
Check your refrigerator for pre-cut melon, especially if purchased in GA, IA, IL, KY, MI, MO, NC, & OH, it may be linked to Salmonella #outbreak. Throw away or return to place of purchase. http://go.usa.gov/xQFqA