The AP is reporting that McDonald’s has just pulled tomatoe slices from all of their sandwiches due to an outbreak of salmonella. This precaution applys to all locations in the United States. The CDC says that 23 people have been hospitalized.
This is a reminder that you should always was your fruit and vegatables before eating them. Also, during salmonella outbreaks you should stay completely away from the affected items because washing them may not completely remove the contamination.