"I just posted the story because a lot of people buy from that Hatchery and should be aware that if they have flu like symptoms that it may be more serious that the average stomach bug if they received any chicks recently.
"Signs & Symptoms
Most persons infected with Salmonella bacteria develop diarrhea, fever, and abdominal cramps 12 to 72 hours after infection. The illness usually lasts 4 to 7 days, and most persons recover without treatment. However,…"