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A salmonella outbreak that has affected a dozen states, together with California, has been linked to Gold Medal flour — prompting a nationwide recall of a number of the common model’s merchandise, federal well being officers mentioned Monday.

The recall contains 5- and 10-pound baggage of Gold Medal unbleached all-purpose flour, in addition to 2- and 5-pound baggage of bleached all-purpose flour, with “higher if utilized by” dates of March 27, 2024, and March 28, 2024, in keeping with an announcement from dad or mum firm Common Mills.

Customers ought to “verify their pantries and eliminate the product affected by this recall,” mentioned the assertion, which was posted to the U.S. Meals and Drug Administration’s web site. Those that must throw merchandise away can contact the corporate’s client relations division at (800) 230-8103.

Investigators recognized flour because the supply of the outbreak utilizing laboratory information and interviews with those that had change into sick, in keeping with an alert from the U.S. Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention. The FDA situated the outbreak pressure of the salmonella micro organism at a Common Mills facility in Missouri.

Federal well being officers have confirmed 13 infections, with three folks falling sick sufficient that they needed to be hospitalized. However “the true variety of sick folks is probably going larger than the quantity reported, and the outbreaks is probably not restricted to the states with recognized sicknesses,” the CDC mentioned in a meals security alert.

Other than California, salmonella instances linked to this outbreak have been present in New York, New Jersey, Virginia, Ohio, Tennessee, Illinois, Missouri, Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska and Oregon.

Those that bought flour affected by the recall ought to throw it away or return it, in keeping with the CDC. Customers must also totally wash any surfaces or implements that got here into contact with the product.

“In the event you saved recalled flour in one other container, throw the flour away and wash the container totally with heat water and cleaning soap earlier than utilizing it once more,” the CDC mentioned.

Signs of salmonella can develop six hours to 6 days after publicity and embody diarrhea, fever and abdomen cramps. Sickness can final 4 to seven days.

Some folks could develop signs that require hospitalization, because the micro organism can transfer from the intestines into the blood and elsewhere within the physique, the CDC mentioned. Most individuals, nevertheless, get better while not having to hunt skilled care.

These at larger danger of extra extreme illness embody kids youthful than 5, adults age 65 and up, and immunocompromised people, the CDC mentioned.

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