According to the Arkansas State Health Department dozens of employees at Walmart home office in Bentonville are overcoming an outbreak of Shigellosis.  The Salsarita’s Restaurant at the Walmart Home Office Cafe is closed while the Arkansas Health Department works to figure out how people got sick with Shigella, a food-borne illness that causes stomach trouble. 

According to the Arkansas State Health Department dozens of employees at Walmart home office in Bentonville are overcoming an outbreak of Shigellosis.

KHBS reports the Salsarita’s Restaurant at the Walmart Home Office Cafe is closed while the Arkansas Health Department works to figure out how people got sick with Shigella, a food-borne illness that causes

Miami-Dade County health officials are asking parents to take precautionary measures to prevent the spreading of shigellosis, an infectious disease often reported in children ages 1 through 9.

The disease is caused by a group of bacteria called Shigella and is extremely contagious, the Florida Department of Health said in a statement Tuesday. It can

Three hundred people are now suspected of having shigella in Grayson County, according to health officials.

According to local press reports, it started among students at Sherman ISD, spread to Denison ISD and then to people in Van Alstyne and Pottsboro.

One of the most recent confirmed cases is a 5-year-old girl at Bells elementary

Public Health officials are seeing a rise in Shigellosis cases in the Cleveland area, especially among children. As a result, the Cleveland Department of Public Health is encouraging parents, schools, daycare centers, and health care providers to take precautionary actions to prevent the spread of Shigellosis.

Shigellosis is a highly contagious form of diarrhea caused

Four more cases of Shigella have been reported in Grayson County bringing the total countywide cases to 98.

Shigella began spreading in November mainly at Sherman and Denison ISD.

Officials with the Grayson County Health Department hoped that school winter breaks would halt the spread of the bacterial infection.

Amanda Ortez with the department says

According to press reports, cases of shigellosis continue to grow in Woodbury County nearly a month after health officials reported an outbreak of the contagious bacterial infection that causes diarrhea.

Ninety-five cases had been reported to Siouxland District Health Department as of Friday afternoon. About 20 had been diagnosed in early November.

District Health Deputy

A health warning was issued for Grayson county residents Friday after health officials and Sherman schools report an outbreak of a highly contagious disease.

Friday, Sherman ISD sent letters out to parents notifying them of a Shigella outbreak in three of their schools.

“We do have three different campuses that were impacted. We have Sory

Woodbury County Health officials are urging those sick with diarrhea to stay home from work and school to prevent the spread of shigellosis, an extremely contagious bacterial infection of the lining of the intestines.

Siouxland District Health Deputy Director Tyler Brock said 42 cases of the non-life-threatening illness transmitted through human contact have been reported