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Cdc Blames Raspberries

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Cdc Blames Raspberries

Cdc Blames Raspberries

Cdc Blames Raspberries

Only Available in Archive Formats.

NPR's Vicki Que reports that contaminated raspberries from Guatemala were the probable cause of last year's outbreak of gastro-intestinal illness in several states. The Centers for Disease Control concluded that the berries contained the parasite, Cyclospora (SIGH-cloh-SPOR-uh). This week's issue of the `New England Journal of Medicine' warns that such outbreaks will recur more often unless new methods are used to pasteurize foods.

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