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Is there a cure for Salmonella food poisoning?

Salmonella food poisoning usually resolves on its own, though most cases also respond well to treatment. Many people are unaware that they were infected, and the disease typically runs its course in four to seven days. Salmonella needs to be treated immediately or it can spread to the bloodstream, however, and these cases can take longer and be more difficult to cure.

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