Botulism Outbreak In Lancaster Prompts Questions
Health officials in Ohio say the number of people sickened from a suspected botulism outbreak after a church picnic has risen to 23, with one person dead.
So what is botulism? How does it affect infected people? How can people get it?
We wanted to know more about… so we called Dr. Dennis Cunningham, a specialist in pediatric infectious diseases at Nationwide Children's Hospital here in Columbus.