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McDonald's salads have been linked to a parasitic illness outbreak.

A parasitic illness linked to McDonald’s salads has now sickened at least 500 people in 16 states, including 24 hospitalizations

Health officials have identified McDonald's salads as the possible source of a parasitic illness outbreak that has sickened more than 500 people in 16 states. The illness, caused by the cyclospora parasite, can last months.
A pedestrian walks by a McDonald's restaurant on April 22, 2015 in San Francisco, California.

A parasitic illness linked to McDonald’s salads has now sickened 436 people and put 20 in hospital

The cyclospora parasite that hit McDonald's in July has now sickened at least 436 people, with 20 now in hospital. McDonald's fired its salad supplier, Fresh Express, from 3,000 stores in late July.

The company behind the McDonald’s parasite outbreak that sickened 395 people has issued another recall, and still can’t explain what happe...

Fresh Express, the salad supplier which gave tainted lettuce to McDonald's stores in the US and ended up sickening almost 400 people, issued another vague recall notice on Tuesday. Inspectors still can't figure out where the outbreak of cyclospora began.

The company behind the McDonald’s parasite outbreak that sickened 395 people has issued another recall, and still can’t explain what happe...

Fresh Express, the salad supplier which gave tainted lettuce to McDonald's stores in the US and ended up sickening almost 400 people, issued another vague recall notice on Tuesday. Inspectors still can't figure out where the outbreak of cyclospora began.
Fresh Express salads on sale.

The company behind the McDonald’s parasite outbreak that sickened 395 people still can’t explain what happened

Fresh Express, the salad supplier which gave tainted lettuce to McDonald's stores in the US and ended up sickening almost 400 people, still can't figure out where the outbreak of cyclospora began.
McDonald's salads are causing major problems.

A woman is suing McDonald’s salad supplier after becoming so severely ill she was ‘forced to wear Depends diapers’ in parasitic illn...

A woman is suing McDonald's salad supplier after becoming so severely ill she was "forced to wear Depends diapers," according to a complaint filed on Monday. The parasitic illness linked to McDonald's salads has now sickened at least 395 people in 15 states.
Fresh Express salads on sale.

The salad supplier behind the parasitic illness outbreak that hit McDonald’s and sickened 395 people still has no idea how it started

Fresh Express, which supplied McDonald's with romaine lettuce infected with the cyclospora parasite, posted a statement on Thursday saying: "there is no clear understanding about the contamination pathway or the definitive source of infection." In plain English: they don't know what happened.
Trader Joe's was one of the grocery giants hit by the cyclospora parasite.

A parasitic illness that hit McDonald’s and sickened 160 people may have spread to Trader Joe’s, Kroger, and Walgreens

The cyclospora parasite, which recently affected McDonald's customers and caused a spate of vomiting and diarrhea, may be in wraps and salad products sold by Trader Joe's, Walgreens, and Kroger, the Department of Agriculture said this week.