200 Million+ Eggs Recalled Due To Salmonella

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More than 200 million eggs are being recalled by Rose Acre Farms because of potential contamination of salmonella.

22 illnesses have been reported in connection with the eggs to date, according to the FDA the contaminated eggs have been sold in many stores one including Wal-Mart.

The amount of eggs recalled were 206,749,248 eggs that were distributed to restaurants and retail stores in the following states: Colorado, Florida, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia.

The bad eggs have the plant number P-1065 with the date range of 011 through 102 on the carton. Anyone who has bought the eggs are asked to return for a full refund.

According to the FDA, the recalled eggs may be contaminated with salmonella braenderup, an organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Healthy individuals can experience fever, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain.