Information about the symptoms and managing food poisoning is available on the NHS Inform website.
Information about gastroenteritis is also available on the NHS Inform website.
Guidance on the safe handling of food is available on the Food Standards Scotland website
Data and surveillance
Yersinia infections are not commonly reported in Scotland. In 2018 there were 12 reports of Yersinia enterocolitica, which is the same as in 2017 and slightly higher than the nine in 2016.