TITLE

FDA Issues Warning On Alfalfa Sprouts

PUB. DATE
October 1998
SOURCE
Jet;10/19/98, Vol. 94 Issue 21, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a warning to alert parents on the potential dangers of feeding their children alfalfa sprouts, which has been linked to salmonella and Escherichia coli. Factors which motivated the FDA to issue the warning; Significance of a previous warning issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Comments by William Schultz, deputy director of the FDA.
ACCESSION #
1194803

 

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