Listeria in the news again

Two major food companies are voluntarily recalling products that contain spinach that may have been contaminated with Listeria prior to reaching their facilities. The products are not definitely known to be contaminated and so far no illnesses have been linked to eating the products . Still, with even a suspicion, a recall is the safest action. Full details about the involved products  and how to return them are here at the FDA website.

via Recalls, Market Withdrawals, & Safety Alerts > Amy’s Kitchen Recalls Various Products Because of Possible Health Risk.

My post on March 16, 2015  talks about  symptoms and treatment of Listeriosis and another food recall


Author: Aletha Cress Oglesby, M.D.

As a family physician, I explore the HEART of HEALTH in my work, recreation, community, and through writing. My blog, Watercress Words, informs and inspires us to live in health. I believe we can turn our health challenges into healthy opportunities. When we do, we can share the HEART of health with our families, communities, and the world. Come explore and share with me.

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