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Cyclospora Outbreaks

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Cyclospora Outbreaks
State officials say prepackaged salad mix caused the outbreak of cyclospora that has sickened 78 Nebraskans since mid-June.State Epidemiologist Dr. Thomas Safranek says officials zeroed in on the cause through detailed interviews of those suffering from the illness. . .
State officials believe the salad mix is no longer on Nebraska grocery shelves. The salad mix came from a national distributor. No local produce was involved.

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