salmonellosis

  • Dangerous Bacteria Actively Seek Out Human Blood, Scientists Discover

    Dangerous Bacteria Actively Seek Out Human Blood, Scientists Discover

    Eat your heart out, A24: Some real-life bacterial germs are literally hungry for our blood, new research suggests. Scientists have found evidence that certain disease-causing bacteria, including strains of Escherichia coli, are chemically attracted to the serum in our blood as a source of food. The horrifying findings seem to explain why these bacteria tend…


  • A Mystery Outbreak of Salmonella Has Sickened People in 25 U.S. States

    A Mystery Outbreak of Salmonella Has Sickened People in 25 U.S. States

    A sweeping outbreak of Salmonella bacteria has sickened people in at least 25 states, health officials with the U.S. Centres for Disease Control and Prevention have reported. So far, though, the exact source of the foodborne illness remains a mystery, and officials are asking for people with a suspected stomach flu to report it to…