Hom/Ade Foods, Inc. Voluntarily Recalls Frozen Biscuits Because of Possible Health Risk
Hom/Ade Foods, Inc is voluntarily recalling Mary B’s® brand biscuits
due to potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes
. The problem was discovered in a product sampling conducted by an outside co-packer, who manufactured the product. Listeria monocytogenes
is 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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