Merb’s Candies- Voluntary Recall of Caramel Apples due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes

Jan 12, 2015
Merb's Candies Caramel Apples recalled due to Possible Listeria

December 29, 2014
Merb’s Candies, is issuing a voluntary recall of the Merb’s Candies brand Bionic Apples and Double Dipped Apples because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, Listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.

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