Oct. 21, 2019 – More than three tons of frozen Walmart sausages have been recalled for potential Salmonella contamination.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture says George’s Prepared Foods of Caryville, TN, produced the Great Value model pork sausage patty and turkey sausage patty merchandise in April and May and shipped them to Walmart shops across the nation. The recall contains:
- 24.92-oz. packages containing “Great Value Fully Cooked Original Pork Sausage Patties” with use by date of 10/16/19 and lot code 1091971894.
- 24.92-oz. packages containing “Great Value Fully Cooked Original Breakfast Turkey Patties” with use by date of 10/24/19 and lot code 1171971897.
- 35.6-oz. packages containing “Family Size Great Value Fully Cooked Original Pork Sausage Patties” with use by date of 11/03/19 and lot code 1271972894 or use by date 11/05/19 and lot code 1291972894.
Health officers encourage customers to examine their freezers for the recalled merchandise.
Salmonella poisoning is without doubt one of the most typical bacterial foodborne sicknesses. The most typical signs are diarrhea, belly cramps, and fever inside 12 to 72 hours after consuming contaminated meals. The sickness normally lasts four to 7 days. Most folks get well with out remedy.
For some folks, nonetheless, the diarrhea could also be so extreme hospitalization is required. Older adults, infants, and folks with weakened immune programs are more more likely to develop a extreme sickness.