CDC Advises Consumers Not to Eat Romaine Lettuce over E. coli Concerns
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned consumers on Tuesday to not eat romaine lettuce as it may be contaminated with E. coli. A total of 32 people, including 13 who have been hospitalized, have been infected with the outbreak strain in 11 states, according to the CDC. One of the hospitalized developed hemolytic uremic syndrome, a type of kidney failure. No deaths have been reported.