Tag: cheese


Listeria Outbreak Linked to Soft Cheese in Rhode Island

Health officials in Rhode Island are urging all women — especially pregnant women — to avoid eating raw milk cheese after 2 cases of infections with Listeria.

/ September 19, 2017

Pregnant? Skip the Fancy Cheese Plate

Cheese is more dangerous in pregnancy than experts once thought. Hundreds of cheese products were recalled due to Listeria, a food poisoning bacteria that can cause miscarriages in pregnant women.

/ March 14, 2017
Vulto Creamery Raw Milk Cheese Recall

Lawsuit Filed Over Death Linked to Raw Milk Cheese

Whole Foods expanded a recall for raw milk cheese made by celebrity cheesemaker Jos Vulto after an outbreak of Listeria killed 2 people and infected 4 other victims. One victim is a newborn baby. The family of a 73 year-old...

/ March 13, 2017

Whole Foods Recalls Vulto Cheese for Listeria After 2 Deaths

Two people died and 4 others had severe Listeria infections from eating Vulto Creamery raw milk cheese. Whole Foods recalled the cheese from 9 stores on the East Coast.

/ March 9, 2017

Listeria Cheese Recalls Hit Food City, Bashas, Yoke’s, Lipari

As the nationwide cheese recall continues to grow, a new study explains why Listeria infections are so dangerous for pregnant women. It might also explain a lot of 1st-trimester miscarriages.

/ March 1, 2017

Ready Pac Recalls 30 Tons of Salad Over Listeria in Cheese

Pre-packaged chicken salads made by Ready Pac are being recalled across the U.S. after the company discovered they contain cheese that is already being recalled as part of an ongoing listeria outbreak.

/ February 24, 2017

Sargento Expands Cheese Recall, Dumps Supplier

Sargento Foods Inc. is expanding a recall for cheese that may be contaminated with Listeria, a bacteria that can cause severe food poisoning. No illnesses have been reported yet.

/ February 20, 2017

Saputo Recalls Deli Gouda Cheese Due to Listeria Risk

Saputo Inc., the biggest dairy processor in Canada, recalled deli-counter Gouda cheese due to a risk of Listeria, a bacteria that can cause deadly food poisoning and pregnancy complications.

/ February 16, 2017

Cheese Recall Expands Due to Listeria Risk

Recalls have been issued for Sargento cheese, deli cheese, and products sold by Meijer, Sara Lee, Safeway, H-E-B, and other stores due to a risk of Listeria. No food poisoning illnesses have been reported.

/ February 14, 2017