The Salmonella Bacteria scare makes it a bigger news with recent developments in the food processing business. This time, experts claim that Pistachio Salmonella is on the loose! Salmonella bacteria can be found in raw nuts, reports show.
On Philippine TV last week, Planters Pistachios were recalled from shelves. In the US, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recalled Planters Pistachios, Setton Pistachios and other pistachio brands processed by some of America’s biggest companies due to possible salmonella bacteria infection.
The list of pistachio salmonella-infected brands keeps growing every week. I will try to update everyone on the developments of this public health issue as soon as my facts are complete. For now, I would like to inform everyone about the possible health risks of eating pistachios. Read more about salmonella hazards and the recent salmonella outbreak in the US to understand better what salmonella bacteria is, symptoms of salmonella infection and how you can prevent salmonellosis.