More than 400 products are on the growing list of peanut butter and other nut products that have been recalled due to a salmonella outbreak in 19 states. So far, 1 case of the illness have been reported in Illinois. The outbreak was first linked to peanut butter but now raw and roasted peanuts are also on the "do not eat" list.
What can you do to keep yourself and your family safe?
- Check your pantry to see if you have any of the recalled products. View a list of possible products.
- Throw away any recalled items or return them to the place of purchase.
- Call your doctor if you have symptoms of a salmonella infection -- diarrhea, fever, and abdominal cramps.
- Visit the U.S. Food and Drug Administration website for more information about this recall.