Wed., July 27, 2011 10:57am (EDT)

Salmonella Outbreak In Papayas
By Savannah Williamson
Updated: 3 years ago

ATLANTA  —  
Eight Georgians are recovering from salmonella poisoning after eating tainted papayas.
Eight Georgians are recovering from salmonella poisoning after eating tainted papayas.
Eight Georgians are recovering from salmonella poisoning after eating tainted papayas.

A nationwide recall includes the four brands Yaya, Blondie, Mananita,, and Tastylicious.

There have been 97 of these salmonella cases in 23 states across the US.

No deaths have occurred in Georgia, but some have become severely ill.

Consumers who believe they have been infected should contact their healthcare provider.