Dale and Thomas Popcorn is voluntarily recalling bags of its flavored, ready-to-eat Indiana-brand products due to a possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination, according to the Food and Drug Administration.
Listeria monocytogenes is a bacterium that is pathogenic –- meaning that it is infectious to humans, causing the illness listeriosis. It is most dangerous to young children, the elderly, people with a weakened immune system and pregnant women. Listeria can cause a high fever, severe headaches, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea.
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Aw, this was an incredibly nice post. Finding the time and actual effort to generate
a superb article… but what can I say… I procrastinate a
lot and never seem to get anything done.
my abdominal pains are usually caused by bloating and indigestion, i better control my diet.,
Home-made is better anyway. That way, I can put extra listeria in the gf's and less in mine.
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