• A parasitic illness linked to McDonald's salads has now sickened 436 people and put 20 in hospital

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    At least 436 McDonald's customers have now got sick from salads infected with the cyclospora parasite.
    20 were also hospitalized, according to new figures from the FDA.
    Infected salad was sent to restaurants in 15 states from supplier Fresh Express.
    The cyclospora parasite that sickened McDonald's customers in July has now infected a total of 436 people, 20 of whom were so sick they had to go to hospital.
    New figures on the extent of the infection - caused by the cyclospora parasite which got into the restaurant's salads - were published on Thursday by the US Food and Drug Administration...
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