Where Sick People Lived

Posted July 13, 2023

This outbreak is over. But any raw cookie dough made with unpasteurized eggs or raw flour can have germs like Salmonella and E. coli. Always follow cookie dough baking instructions in the recipe or on the package label.

This map shows where the 26 people in this Salmonella outbreak lived.

This outbreak may not have been limited to the states with known illnesses, and the true number of sick people was likely much higher than the number reported. This is because many people recover without medical care and are not tested for Salmonella.