An Annapolis Valley house is recalling two of its ready-made salad products due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.
Randsland Smallholdings Inc. in Canning, N.S., is recalling its Randsland brand Classic Coleslaw and Broccoli Slaw from the marketplace, a observe from the Canadian Food Inspection Agency says.
The products are in 340 gram parcels.
Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were got, the agency said.
Facts about Listeria monocytogenes:
- Food contaminated with may not look or mephitis spoiled but can still make you sick.
- Symptoms can include vomiting, nausea, rigid fever, muscle aches, severe headache and neck stiffness.
- Enceinte women, the elderly and people with weakened immune systems are exceptionally at risk.
- Although infected pregnant women may experience only temperate, flu-like symptoms, the infection can lead to premature delivery, infection of the newborn or just stillbirth.
- In severe cases of illness, people may die.
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