Tag: listeria

Food safety headlines to lose your appetite

Recent food safety headlines – this is enough to make anyone lose their appetite. Bladder infections and eating chicken may have a connection The article says the problem  may be caused by the antibiotics in the chickens while the National Chicken Council disputes it… Meat allergies and tick bites may have a connection Good thing […]

Deli Dangers

Decoding the Deli Cold cuts have gotten a bad rap but if you use this counter intelligence, you can pick up a tasty and nutritious meal on the fly.  The deli can be a one-stop shop of delicious, health-conscious options as long as you’re wary of sodium, nitrates and other deli dangers. The editors of […]

Listeria: Mexican cheese recall in 13 states

In a nutshell: Asadero cheese and Oaxaca cheese recalled in 13 states due to possible Listeria. From FDA press release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — March 23, 2009 — Torres Hillsdale Country Cheese of Reading, Michigan is expanding the recall of Asadero and Oaxaca soft Mexican-style cheeses due to potential Listeria contamination.   Consumption of food contaminated with […]

Healthy Food Blog: European Sausage Recall

Even on Christmas Day, there are food recalls. I hope Santa didn’t eat any sausage. T. Piekutowski European Style Sausage, a St. Louis, Mo., firm, is recalling approximately 750 pounds of sausage products that may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service announced today. The following product […]

Food Recall: Blimpie Seasoned Beef Shaved Steaks w Onions

Home Market Foods, Inc., a Norwood, Mass., firm, is recalling approximately 5,250 pounds of ready-to-eat frozen beef sandwich portions that may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service announced today. The following product is subject to recall: 3.5-ounce individually wrapped packages of “Blimpie FULLY COOKED SEASONED BEEF […]