Foodborne Illness Outbreak Database

This database provides summaries of significant food and water related outbreaks occurring since 1984 caused by E. coli, Salmonella, Hepatitis A, Campylobacter and other pathogens. Read more »

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January 17 2017-2018 Multisate Outbreak of Salmonella Infections Liked to Kratom

  • Organism:
  • Salmonella
  • Vehicle:
  • kratom

On February 20, 2018 the CDC announced an investigation of an outbreak of multiple serotypes of Salmonella infections linked to consumption of kratom. Kratom, known as Thang, Kakuam, Thom, Ketom and Biak, is a plant consumed for its stimulant effects…Read More »

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