Frozen chicken causes salmonella outbreak in Wisconsin and Minnesota, USA

Barber Foods, Portland, Maine, has recalled frozen chicken products that are contaminated with Salmonella.
There have been 6 cases of salmonella infection associated with consumption of these products between April 2015 and late June 2015.

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Advice For Travellers

Travellers who might purchase frozen raw chicken products should always follow package cooking instructions. In addition, washing hands thoroughly with soap and warm water before and after handling raw poultry products will reduce any risk of infection.