Dunnes Stores and Aldi salad foods recalled in listeria alert

first_imgTwo ready-made salad products sold in Irish supermarkets have been recalled as a precautionary measure by the Food Safety Authority. The products by Wonderfood Salads containing bacon have been recalled due to the possible presence of Listeria monocytogenes – a contaminate that can cause infections in at-risk people.The recall affects Chicken, Bacon & Sweetcorn Deli Filler which was bought in Dunnes Stores and an Aldi Specially Selected Baby Potato with Bacon Salad. No other products are affected. See details below: Dunnes Bacon Sandwich FillerAldi Potato SaladListeria monocytogenes is a bacterium that is associated with two types of disease. Invasive listeriosis affects ‘high-risk people’ (including pregnant women, cancer patients, AIDS patients, the elderly and the very young). This disease is characterised not only by the severity of the symptoms but also by a high mortality rate.Non-invasive listeriosis is the milder form of the disease. Symptoms include diarrhoea, fever, headache and myalgia (muscle pain).For more information, visit www.fsai.ie Dunnes Stores and Aldi salad foods recalled in listeria alert was last modified: April 16th, 2018 by Rachel McLaughlinShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:food alertFSAIlast_img

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