Recalls for 05/23/2014

Belleville Farmer’s Market Recalls Shelled Walnuts Because of Possible Health Risk
05/23/2014 Food Recall

Belleville Farmer’s Market of Belleville, IL is recalling its packages of Shelled Walnuts 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.

  • Company:
    Belleville Farmer’s Market
  • Problem
    Carbon Monoxide Hazard
Advanced Sterilization Products Sterrad Cyclesure 24 Biological Indicator: FDA Safety Communication - Product Shortage
05/23/2014 Medical Recall

Hospitals should prioritize use of existing supplies based on patients with the most critical need until supplies are able to meet demand.

  • Company:
    Advanced Sterilization Products
Brunkow Cheese Issues Allergy Alert On Undeclared Soy In Jalapeno Pepper Raw Milk Cheddar Cold Pack Cheese
05/23/2014 Food Recall

Brunkow Cheese of Darlington, Wisconsin, is voluntarily recalling its 8 ounce tubs of Fayette Creamery brand Jalapeno Pepper Raw Milk Cheddar Cold Pack Cheese Spread because they may contain an undeclared soy ingredient. People who have allergies or severe sensitivity to soy run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

  • Company:
    Brunkow Cheese
  • Problem
    Choking Hazard
Whole Foods Market Recalls Thai Soba Noodle Salad in Five States, Due to Undeclared Allergen
05/23/2014 Food Recall

Whole Foods Market is recalling Thai Soba Noodle Salad sold in all stores in five states due to an undeclared soy allergen. The product has a Use by Date of: 5/25/14.

  • Company:
    Whole Foods Market
  • Problem
    Choking Hazard
Fisher and Paykel Healthcare, Ltd., Infant Nasal CPAP Prongs: Class I Recall - Prongs May Detach from Nasal Tubing and Interrupt Therapy
05/23/2014 Medical Recall

Device malfunction may lead to low blood oxygen (hypoxemia), and a risk of choking and airway obstruction.

  • Company:
    Fisher & Paykel Healthcare