Popular children’s cereal Honey Smacks has been linked to a massive salmonella outbreak that has infected 100 people.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning people to stay away warning ‘Do not eat this cereal’ in a Twitter warning issued on Thursday.
So far people from 33 states have been affected.
The CDC is warning consumers to not eat Kellogg cereal Honey Smacks after it led to a salmonella outbreak affecting 100 people
The CDC is warning people to throw out the cereal and to not eat it after 30 people were hospitalized and consumers from 33 states were affected
The agency says it found salmonella in samples of Honey Smacks, which has been subject to a voluntary recall by Kellogg since mid-June.
The CDC says regardless of the expiration date the cereal should be thrown away immediately or returned for a refund.
At least 30 of the affected people have been hospitalized following the outbreak.
Common effects of salmonella is the result of a fever, cramps, or diarrhea within 12 to 72 hours of being exposed to the bacteria.