The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a report last week with details about a Campylobacter outbreak you may have heard about.
Between 2016 and 2018, 118 people across 18 states were infected. Twenty-four percent of them had to be hospitalized, and fortunately, everyone recovered. The source? Puppies from six different pet stores.
The investigation of the outbreak is over now, but there are still some things you should keep in mind to prevent an infection in the future. Here’s everything you need to know about the issue.