First we were told to stop eating romaine lettuce, then avocados, next it was ground turkey, then ground beef, more recently sushi was added to the list and now… sounds like you may want to skip the deli counter! (click here for the details of this recall) The latest warning from the CDC involves a variety of deli meats and cheeses. The problem… listeria. The infections of the bacterium listeria monocytogenes have been reported in Michigan, New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. Several have been hospitalized and one death has been attributed to this listeria outbreak. It is just us, or does this food recall/warning seem to becoming the norm?
Ritz Cracker Recall – Salmonella Contamination
Puttin’ on the Ritz? Let’s hope it’s not Ritz crackers! If there are some of these in your pantry…better check out the details. There’s a recall… linked to possible salmonella (bad bacteria = food poisoning) contamination. Seems tainted food is the topic lately… crab, oysters, turkey… now this. [Click for full story]