Buona Vita Meat & Poultry Recall [US]

US/Washington: Buona Vita recalls various Frozen Ready-To-Eat Meat and Poultry Products due to Listeria hazard. USDA: http://ht.ly/c5lfM

Direct link: http://www.fsis.usda.gov/News_&_Events/Recall_042_2012_Release/index.asp

About Listeria Poisoning:
The bacteria that cause Listeriosis (Listeria poisoning) most often produce a gastrointestinal illness that can be quite serious or even fatal. Listeriosis in pregnancy, for example, may cause a miscarriage or fetal death. In other cases, people can develop Septicemia (a serious blood infection) or Meningitis (an inflammation of the covering of the brain and spinal cord, known collectively as the meninges).

You can learn more about Listeria poisoning from the US National Institutes of Health (“NIH”) at http://1.usa.gov/IScAKJ

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Beverage Carbonation System Recall

US/Washington: iSi North America recalls some Twist’n Sparkle Beverage Carbonation Systems due to explosion hazard. CPSC: http://ow.ly/1OdWXG

Direct link: http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml12/12217.html

NHTSA Vehicle Recalls

US/Washington: As of Saturday, July 7, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has posted 8 vehicle or tire recalls so far this month. Are yours listed? http://ht.ly/5G8bb

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