SA Health Public Health Warning

SA Health Public Health Warning

SA Health has issued a public health warning to South Australians not to eat raw bean sprouts following a significant increase in the number of Salmonella Saintpaul cases.

In 11 days there have been 108 Salmonella Saintpaul cases reported. Salmonella infection may produce symptoms of fever, diarrhoea, loss of appetite, headache, stomach cramps, nausea and vomiting. If you believe you may be suffering from Salmonella it is recommended you visit your Doctor to be diagnosed.

For more information about Salmonella infection, please visit www.sahealth.sa.gov or contact Council’s Health Officers on (08) 8721 2555.

SA Health Media Release issued on 21 April 2016.

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