The Metropolis of Amarillo Environmental Well being Division and the Metropolis of Amarillo Public Well being Division (APHD) are investigating a Salmonella outbreak related to an enchilada meal served at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church on Sunday (March 27.)

Anybody with meals objects from this occasion ought to throw away these meals objects.

Salmonella is a abdomen sickness with diarrhea, belly cramps and fever being frequent signs. Salmonella is often self-limiting. Therapy often consists of ingesting loads of fluids to remain hydrated.

For extra info relating to Salmonella, please go to the Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention at www.cdc.gov/salmonella/index.html

People experiencing signs after consuming meals from the occasion ought to contact their major care physician. Anybody experiencing diarrhea and fever shouldn’t return to work, college or daycare till symptom-free for twenty-four hours. Good handwashing and disinfection of surfaces is really helpful to stop additional unfold of an infection.

Suppliers treating sufferers who report consuming on the occasion and people who grew to become in poor health are requested to contact APHD at (806) 378-6300 choice 6 or fax the affected person’s contact info to (806) 378-6307. Attn: CD Workforce.



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