Folks across Atlanta and beyond are asking about the supposed outbreak. Here is what we know:
From the FDA:
As of December 4, 2015, the The CDC says that a total of 52 people infected with the outbreak strain of STEC O26 from a total of nine states: California (3), Illinois (1), Maryland (1), Minnesota (2), New York (1), Ohio (3), Oregon (13), Pennsylvania (1), and Washington (27). There have been 20 reported hospitalizations.
Of the three most recent illnesses reported in November, only one ill person, whose illness started on November 10, reported eating at Chipotle Mexican Grill in the week before their illness began.
What are the Signs & Symptoms of E. coli O26?