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Cahill Cheddar Cheeses voluntarily recalled in 44 Whole Foods Market stores due to possible health risk

Customers who have purchased should not consume and should dispose of the product.

Posted: Jul 29, 2021 8:25 AM

Whole Foods Market is voluntarily recalling Cahill Cheddar Porter and Whiskey Cheddar Cheeses from 44 stores across 22 states because of a potential contamination of Listeria monocytogenes. Customers who have purchased should not consume and should dispose of the product. No illnesses have been reported to date.

Listeria monocytogenes is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, pregnant women, 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, stillbirths, and fetal infection among pregnant women.

The issue was discovered when Whole Foods Market was notified by a distributor of a positive test result for Listeria monocytogenes.

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