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Kellogg's Honey Smacks Cereal Recalled After Salmonella Outbreak Leaves 24 People Hospitalized

The Centers for Disease Control has issued a warning to cereal lovers after boxes of Honey Smacks cereal were linked to a multistate Salmonella outbreak.

The CDC issued its warning Thursday as manufacturer Kellogg announced that it is voluntarily recalling 15.3 oz. and 23 oz. packages of the cereal with the Dig’em Frog on the box. No other Kellogg products are impacted by the recall, according to the company’s statement.

The potentially tainted cereal was distributed across the United States, as well as limited distribution in Costa Rica, Guatemala, Mexico, the Caribbean, Guam, Tahiti and Saipan.

The CDC said that 73 people from 31 states have reported feeling ill and 24 people have been hospitalized. No deaths have been reported.