The CDC's most wanted

By: Jacob DeRusha

#1 Shigella spp. a.k.a Sigellosis

Hideouts: Human Feces or contaminated water sources

Accomplices: salads, milk and other dairy products

What to do if seen: always wash hands, and drink clean water


#2 Salmonella Typhi a.k.a Typhiod fever

Hideouts: People

Accomplices:Ready to eat food, Beverages

What to do if seen: wash hands




#3 Enterohemorrhagic and shiga toxin-producing E. Coli a.k.a Hemmoragic colitis

Hideouts: intestines of cattle, Infected people

Accomplices: Ground beef, Contaminated produce

What to do if seen: cook food to minimum internal temperture

#4 Hepatitis A

Hideout: human feces, contaminated water

Accomplices: ready to eat food

What to do if seen: wash hands

#5 Norovius

Hideout: human feces


Accomplices: ready to eat food

What to if seen: wash hands