Kellogg’s Company Recalling Eggo Waffles in 25 States
The Kellogg Company is now voluntarily recalling 10,000 cases of waffle products in 25 states, including Illinois and Wisconsin. See the full recall list.
Due to a listeria scare, Kellogg's is recalling 10,000 cases of Eggo Nutri-Grain Whole Wheat waffles, according to wifr.com.
If, like me, you're not completely aware of how listeria affects your body, read this from Kellogg's website:
Listeria monocytogenes 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.
At present, Kellogg's says no illnesses have been reported. This is just a move to remain committed to the safety of their food products and their customers.
To properly identify if you have this product in your home, click here to see how to verify the label. If that link doesn't work, click here, and you'll find the recall link in the upper-left corner of that web page.