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Your Family Cow Dairy Raw Milk Update – 60 Campylobacter Illnesses

cow.png60 people have now been counted among the ill in the outbreak of Campylobacter illnesses linked to raw milk from Your Family Cow dairy in Chambersburg, PA.  The latest numbers from the Pennsylvania Department of Health were reported on Food Safety News.

Last Tuesday, the dairy resumed production after passing a state health inspection.  At that time the number of reported illnesses stood at 43. The latest breakdown of illnesses by state is as follows:

Pennsylvania (51 illnesses), Maryland (4), West Virginia (3), New Jersey (2).

In its February 3 update on the outbreak, the Pennsylvania health department said that approximately half of 36 confirmed cases were individuals under the age of 18.

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