At least 23 people have been sickened and one has died in a listeria outbreak that may have started in Florida.

According to the CDC, 23 of the infections were reported from people who live in Florida or who visited the state in the month before becoming ill.

Listeriosis is a potentially fatal infection caused by the bacteria Listeria monocytogenes.

According to the CDC, listeria outbreaks are frequently linked to dairy products and produce.

According to the CDC, recent outbreaks have been linked to soft cheeses, celery, sprouts, cantaloupe, and ice cream.

The ages of the sick ranged from under 1 to 92, with a median of 72.

Generally experience a headache, stiff neck, confusion, loss of balance, fever, muscle aches, and convulsions.

Pregnant women typically experience only fever, fatigue, and muscle aches, according to the CDC, but the infection can result in miscarriage, stillbirth, premature delivery, or life-threatening infection of the newborn.