UK- Scotland – Food poisoning cases from chicken-borne bug Campylobacter increased in Scotland in 2017

The Herald Scotland 

 

FOOD poisoning cases from a potentially deadly bug commonly found in chickens are on the rise in Scotland.

Nearly 6000 people in Scotland were sickened by campylobacter in 2017, up nine per cent on the previous year, while confirmed cases of salmonella remained stable at 839.

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