Salmonella is one of the most common causes of food poisoning in the United states.

One in six Americans will get sick from food poisoning this year,but It is most common in people under 20 years old and is more likely to occur in the summer months because the Salmonella bacterium grows better in warm weather.

The symptoms of the bacteria salmonella are diarrhea, fever, abdominal cramps, vomiting.

Salmonella is very dangerous and harmful to the human body.  Salmonella sometimes can be fatal if not treated with the right antibiotics and could lead to death.

Children with weak immune systems are more likely to suffer more from salmonella than others. The elderly, infants, and those with impaired immune system are more likely to develop severe illness also.

This video gives you some facts on salmonella and how you can catch it and which foods and animal sources the bacteria is normally found in.

This videos shows the symptoms and duration of the illness salmonella and it gives simples tips on how to prevent yourself from getting the bacteria.

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