One dead, 23 others sick from suspected botulism at Ohio church


People are at risk for botulism if food is not prepared safely. Botulism is a toxin that attacks the nerves in the body, and can result in asphyxiation. “They have trouble swallowing, forming words, speech becomes slurred,” said Dr. Shandra Day, OSU

One person has died and 23 sickened in a botulism outbreak linked to a church potluck dinner in Ohio. Published at 8:02 am ET, Wed Apr 22 2015. Just Watched. replay. LANCASTER, Ohio — A 54-year-old woman has died 

People are at risk for botulism if food is not prepared safely. Botulism is a toxin that attacks the nerves in the body, and can result in asphyxiation. “They have trouble swallowing, forming words, speech becomes slurred,” said Dr. Shandra Day, OSU

LANCASTER – Early yesterday morning, a patient at Fairfield Medical Center was determined to have suspected botulism after an examination by our neurologist, Elizabeth Walz, M.D. Two other cases were identified shortly thereafter. We immediately 

A botulism outbreak has sickened 20 people and killed one person after those people attended a church potluck in Ohio. All of the patients who were brought to the Fairfield Medical Center Emergency Department in