Organic Pastures Raw Milk causes serious E.Coli infections in California

Health authorities have ordered Fresno, California-based Organic Pastures to recall its raw dairy products including, raw butter, raw cream, raw colostrum, and a raw product labeled “Qephor.“These products have caused at least 5 E.coli infections in children in four California counties. Three of the children are hospitalized with a serious complication of E.coli infection (haemolytic uremic syndrome). No deaths have been reported.

Travellers who may have purchased any of these products should discard them at once.

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