Sabra recalling hummus due to possible listeria contamination

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COLONIAL HEIGHTS, VA. – 30,000 cases of Sabra hummus have been recalled due to listeria concerns.

The FDA announced that Sabra Dipping Co. LLC is voluntarily recalling the cases of Classic Hummus because of possible contamination.

The cases were sold nationwide.

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THE FDA says, 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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