FDA Issues Warning On Alfalfa Sprouts

October 1998
Jet;10/19/98, Vol. 94 Issue 21, p25
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.


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