Grape Tomato Salmonella Scare – 13 States


By Ken Buben, President, FancyScrubs.com

Today there is a grape tomato recall due to a salmonella scare in 13 states across the United States. Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, Nevada, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington and Wyoming are all affected. These grape tomatoes could have been bought at Albertson’s, Raley’s, Sam’s Club, Savemart, Signature Cafe and Wal-Mart, with expiration dates of April 27 to May 9, 2011.

tomato recall

Grape Tomato Recall

Salmonella is a form of bacteria that can cause

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Abdominal pain
  • Diarrhea
  • Fever
  • Chills
  • Headache
  • Muscle pains
  • Blood in the stool

So if you live in these states please throw out your grape tomatoes or return them for a full refund.

If you are a health professional and a patient comes in with these symptoms in the 13 states above please check them for possible salmonella infection.

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I own and operate an online store that specializes in nursing scrubs, nursing uniforms, lab coats and clogs. The website includes New Balance, Gelscrubs, Jockey, Cherokee, Trend, White Swan, and the product line I am most proud of is a protecting fluid repelling scrub line from Vestex.
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One Response to Grape Tomato Salmonella Scare – 13 States

  1. stingothhib says:

    I agree, it’s interesting, probably I come in handy

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