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*  Listeria and Pregnancy (Pregnancy, Birth and Beyond)
The bacteria that causes Listeria is called Listeria monocytogenes. In pregnancy this bacteria can pass across the placenta and ... Listeria can cause illnesses such as meningitis, pneumonia and encephalitis. The bacteria that causes Listeria is called ... An infection with Listeria can cause mild 'flu-like' symptoms, urinary tract infections or even quite serious illness. In ... As I've stated in my previous posts listeria rare and viruses and gastro illness are more likely. But if at any time you are ...
  http://www.pregnancy.com.au/pregnancy-information/what-to-eat-in-pregnancy/listeria-and-pregnancy.shtml
*  About Foodborne Illness
... meningitis, and sepsis have all been linked to Listeria(CDC); and individuals infected with Campylobacter are at a 77-fold ... Extent of Illness According to the best available estimates by public health and food safety experts, millions of illnesses and ... The estimate includes medical costs due to illness, the cost (value) of time lost from work due to nonfatal illness, and the ... Listeria can cause meningitis and stillbirths; and Campylobacter may be the most common precipitating factor for a debilitating ...
  http://www.fightbac.org/food-poisoning/about-foodborne-illness/
*  Listeria meningitis contagious - Doctor answers
Can listeria meningitis be contracted from other people? No. Listeria meningitis is usually contracted from eating foods ... contaminated with listeria. A person with a compromised immune system and infants are most at risk. ... No: Viral meningitis is an unusual complication of a mild viral illness. Meningococcal meningitis causes epidemics in boot ... No: Listeria meningitis is usually contracted from eating foods contaminated with listeria. A person with a compromised immune ...
  https://www.healthtap.com/topics/listeria-meningitis-contagious
*  Killer Spinach | Earth Island Journal | Earth Island Institute
Listeria monocytogenes. , which can cause a variety of illnesses from severe diarrhea to meningitis; Classic Salads of Salinas ... When a bag of Dole spinach causes an illness, it takes weeks just to trace the product to the responsible field, and longer to ... It is the CDC that maintains the "nationwide system of food-borne disease surveillance" which allows illnesses in disparate ... "serious concern with the continuing outbreaks of foodborne illness associated with the consumption of fresh and fresh-cut ...
  http://www.earthisland.org/journal/index.php/eij/article/killer_spinach/
*  Listeria monocytogenes | MPI - Ministry for Primary Industries. A New Zealand Government Department.
meningitis and blood poisoning in serious forms of the illness.. In pregnant women, symptoms may be mild but can result in ... Listeria monocytogenes. There are several Listeria species but only Listeria monocytogenes is harmful to humans. This bacterium ... avoiding foods that are at high risk of listeria.. High-risk foods. Some foods have a higher risk of being contaminated with ... Listeria monocytogenes occurs widely in nature and can be transmitted through food, especially ready-to-eat products such as ...
  https://www.mpi.govt.nz/food-safety/whats-in-our-food/bacteria-and-viruses-in-food/listeria-monocytogenes/
*  Statistics on Food-borne Related Illnesses and Death Caused by Salmonella, E. Coli, Listeria, Toxoplasma, Campylobacter...
Some pathogens may escape the digestive tract and cause septicaemia, meningitis or a localized internal infection. Infections ... 2 users commented in ' Statistics on Food-borne Related Illnesses and Death Caused by Salmonella, E. Coli, Listeria, Toxoplasma ... But the one common thread is the oral-fecal route of passing the illnesses to humans.. Explanations for Food-borne Illnesses. ... Illness usually lasts from 4 to 7 days and requires prompt medical attention. Early diagnosis can help prevent the illness from ...
  http://www.bloggernews.net/126578
*  Listeria Recall: Cambrook Foods Low-Protein Imitation Cream Cheese
... announced that Cambrook Foods has voluntarily recalled all of its Low Protein Imitation Cream Cheese products over listeria ... Listeriosis can take days, even weeks, to develop and can present in anything from a mild flu-like illness to meningitis and ... The listeria bacteria can cause illness in humans and is responsible for an estimated 2,500 illnesses in the United States ... You are here: Home / Food Poisoning / Listeria / Listeria Recall: Cambrook Foods Low-Protein Imitation Cream Cheese ...
  https://www.yourlawyer.com/food-poisoning/listeria/listeria-recall-cambrook-foods-low-protein-imitation-cream-cheese/
*  Listeria Prompt Quesos Mi Pueblito Recall - Parker Waichman LLP
LLC of New Jersey is recalling more cheese products because of the potential Listeria contamination. Click here to learn more. ... Listeria infection can take days, even weeks, to develop and can present in anything from a mild flu-like illness to meningitis ... Listeria is responsible for an estimated 2,500 illnesses in the United States annually, with about 200 in every 1,000 cases ... You are here: Home / Food Poisoning / Listeria / Listeria Worries Prompt Quesos Mi Pueblito to Recall More Cheese ...
  https://www.yourlawyer.com/food-poisoning/listeria/listeria-worries-prompt-quesos-mi-pueblito-recall-cheese/
*  Ready-to-Eat Meals Kits Recalled for Listeria - Parker Waichman LLP
... is recalling approximately 39,514 pounds of ready-to-eat meals kits that may be contaminated with Listeria. ... Listeria infection can take days, even weeks, to develop and can present in anything from a mild flu-like illness to meningitis ... Listeria is responsible for an estimated 2,500 illnesses in the United States annually, with about 200 in every 1,000 cases ... You are here: Home / Food Poisoning / Listeria / Ready-to-Eat Meals Kit Recalled for Listeria ...
  https://www.yourlawyer.com/food-poisoning/listeria/ready-eat-meals-kits-recalled-listeria/85/
*  Listeria: WTF Is It and Should I Be Worried About All These Food Recalls? | Greatist
Severe listeriosis can cause bacterial meningitis in adults. Listeria monocytogenes meningitis in an immunocompromised patient. ... Listeria (and the subsequent infection, listeriosis) works like many other foodborne illnesses. "The difference is that ... What Is Listeria?. Listeria-or Listeria monocytogenes, if you're feeling scholarly-can be found in everything from soil to ... Listeria: WTF Is It and Should I Be Worried About All These Food Recalls?. By Brittany Taylor ...
  https://greatist.com/eat/what-is-listeria
*  Butter recalled over meningitis-causing bug - Wigan Today
"Listeria monocytogenes is a bacterium that can cause foodborne illness, particularly among key vulnerable groups, including ... Butter recalled over meningitis-causing bug. Tesco has recalled part of its butter range. Published: 10:55 Wednesday 02 March ... Tesco said: "We have been made aware that some Tesco butters may potentially have low levels of Listeria monocytogenes present ... "Tesco has taken the precautionary step of recalling some flavoured butter products due to the possible presence of Listeria ...
  https://www.wigantoday.net/news/butter-recalled-over-meningitis-causing-bug-1-7765679
*  Butter recalled over meningitis-causing bug - Blackpool Gazette
"Listeria monocytogenes is a bacterium that can cause foodborne illness, particularly among key vulnerable groups, including ... Tesco said: "We have been made aware that some Tesco butters may potentially have low levels of Listeria monocytogenes present ... "Tesco has taken the precautionary step of recalling some flavoured butter products due to the possible presence of Listeria ... in 100g packs or 10g discs given out at the fish and meat counters of its stores deli counter but may contain bacteria Listeria ...
  https://www.blackpoolgazette.co.uk/news/butter-recalled-over-meningitis-causing-bug-1-7765679
*  Real-Time Whole-Genome Sequencing for Surveillance of <em>Listeria monocytogenes</em>, France - Volume 23, Number 9-September...
A total of 2,743 Listeria monocytogenes isolates collected as part of routine surveillance were characterized in parallel by ... Listeria monocytogenes is a foodborne bacterial pathogen that causes severe illnesses and conditions (1) such as septicemia, ... encephalitis and meningitis, abortion, stillbirths, and neonatal infections (2). Although ingestion of L. monocytogenes occurs ... Scallan E, Hoekstra RM, Angulo FJ, Tauxe RV, Widdowson MA, Roy SL, et al. Foodborne illness acquired in the United States-major ...
  https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/23/9/17-0336_article
*  Journal of Food Hygiene and Safety
Listeria monocytogenes is foodborne illness bacterium, causing abortion, still birth, meningitis, and sepsis1). The mortality ... Ramaswamy V. , Cresence V.M. , Rejitha J.S. , Lekshmi M.U. , Dharsana K.S. , Prasad S.P. , Vijila H.M. (2007) Listeria-review ... The sizes (mm; mean ± S.D) of clear zones formed by κ-carrageenan hydrogels formulated with lactic acid against Listeria ... Polymer Hydrogels Formulated with Various Cross-Linkers for Food-Surface Application to Control Listeria monocytogenes Sejeong ...
  http://www.foodsafety.or.kr/journal/article.php?code=56163
*  Multistate Outbreak of Listeriosis --- United States, 2000
Since May 2000, 29 illnesses caused by a strain of Listeria monocytogenes (LM) have been identified in 10 states: New York (15 ... Manifestations of illness include meningitis and sepsis. Healthy persons aged ,65 years rarely are affected. ... The risk for a person developing Listeria infection after eating a contaminated product is very small. Persons who have eaten a ... Thirteen (76%) of 17 case-patients and five (21%) of 24 controls ate deli turkey meat during the 30 days before illness onset ( ...
  https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm4950a1.htm
*  ASMscience | Listeria monocytogenes I
Although infection with the intracellular bacterium Listeria monocytogenes can result in severe illnesses such as sepsis and ... meningitis in immunocompromised people, a much more common outcome is control and clearance of the organism without serious ... infection with the intracellular bacterium Listeria monocytogenes can result in severe illnesses such as sepsis and meningitis ... Processing of Listeria monocytogenes antigens and the in vivo T-cell response to bacterial infection. Immunol. Rev. 172:163-169 ...
  http://www.asmscience.org/content/book/10.1128/9781555816513.chap50
*  Listeria - Wikipedia
Listeriosis is a serious illness, and the disease may manifest as meningitis, or affect newborns due to its ability to ... Assignment of Listeria grayi and Listeria murrayi to a single species, Listeria grayi, with a revised description of Listeria ... Listeria is responsible for listeriosis, a rare but potentially lethal foodborne illness. The case fatality rate for those with ... Listeria can be found in soil, which can lead to vegetable contamination. Animals can also be carriers. Listeria has been found ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Listeria
*  Food Safety Daily News - FoodHACCP
Infection with Listeria monocytogenes in healthy adults causes a mild flu like illness however, the infection can result in ... Among them listeriosis is responsible for septicemia, meningitis and encephalitis. Antibiotics are in most cases effective but ... It helps understand why some Listeria strains (those that express a functional InlA), but not others (that express a truncated ... Way to protect babies from Listeria found. By Roger Highfield, Science Editor. ...
  http://www.foodhaccp.com/1news/091708f.html
*  Gram Stain
Listeria monocytogenes can cause foodborne illnesses.. *Gram-negative bacilli-Escherichia coli is a common cause of urinary ... Conditions: Wound and Skin Infections, Staph Wound Infections, Meningitis and Encephalitis, Fungal Infections, PID, Septic ... Gram-negative cocci-Neisseria meningitidis causes meningitis while Neisseria gonorrhoeae causes the sexually transmitted ...
  https://labtestsonline.org/tests/gram-stain
*  Why Isn't the FDA Stopping the Epidemic of Foodborne Illness? - Mother Jones
... and one miscarriage to listeria in the late summer and early fall of 2011, making this outbreak of foodborne illness the most ... The pathogen can lead to bacterial meningitis, an infection of the covering of the brain and spinal cord that causes headaches ... Listeria thrives in moist areas. There was no system for pre-cooling the cantaloupes when they were brought in from the fields ... The 2011 listeria outbreak was not an isolated case. The United States is experiencing what amounts to an epidemic of foodborne ...
  https://www.motherjones.com/environment/2012/12/fda-out-lunch/
*  Growing Listeria Outbreak In Cantaloupe Prompts Focus On Prevention | KENW
It's normally linked with dairy and deli meats - the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's listeria illness prevention ... Listeria infections can cause septicemia, meningitis (or meningoencephalitis), encephalitis, as well as intrauterine or ... The people at the highest risk for listeria illness are the elderly, pregnant women and those with compromised immune systems. ... Growing Listeria Outbreak In Cantaloupe Prompts Focus On Prevention By editor • Sep 28, 2011 ...
  http://kenw.org/post/growing-listeria-outbreak-cantaloupe-prompts-focus-prevention
*  Food Safety Newsletter - FoodHACCP.com
One of them has died, but the cause of death was not listed as Listeria. Listeria illnesses linked to caramel apples have been ... with one illness resulting in a fetal loss.. •Three invasive illnesses (meningitis) were among otherwise healthy children aged ... with one illness resulting in a fetal loss.. •Three invasive illnesses (meningitis) were among otherwise healthy children aged ... with one illness resulting in a fetal loss.. •Three invasive illnesses (meningitis) were among otherwise healthy children aged ...
  http://www.foodhaccp.com/memberonly/newsletter634.html
*  Listeria Monocytogenes and Listeriosis
Febrile gastroenteritis: Many patients with listeria meningitis or bacteremia give a history of antecedent GI illness, often ... This is the only prospective study of meningitis due to Listeria.) Clauss, HE, Lorber, B. "CNS infection with Listeria ... "Community-acquired Listeria monocytogenes meningitis in adults". Clin Infect Dis. vol. 43. 2006. pp. 1233-8. ... Listeria meningitis may lead to obstructive hydrocephalus. Patients surviving encephalitis or brain abscess often have focal ...
  http://www.thecardiologyadvisor.com/infectious-diseases/listeria-monocytogenes-and-listeriosis/article/609492/
*  Product recall: Dunnes Stores and Aldi issue urgent recall notice for salad products due to fears of Listeria contamination -...
... which may lead to serious illness -including meningitis in rare cases- if consumed. ... Product recall: Dunnes Stores and Aldi issue urgent recall notice for salad products due to fears of Listeria contamination ... Routine testing revealed that some of these products may be contaminated with Listeria, ... Dunnes Stores and Aldi issue urgent recall notice for salad products due to fears of Listeria contamination Irish News ...
  http://theliberal.ie/product-recall-dunnes-stores-and-aldi-issue-urgent-recall-notice-for-salad-products-due-to-fears-of-listeria-contamination/
*  Listeria Apple Recall Archives | Food Poisoning Bulletin
Eleven illnesses were pregnancy-related; one illness resulted in a fetal loss. Three children developed Listeria meningitis, a ... Filed Under: Featured, News, Outbreaks Tagged With: Caramel Apple Listeria, Listeria Apple Recall, Listeria Lawsuit, Listeria ... Consumers who have purchased this product should not eat it as Listeria can cause serious illness and death. Listeria poisoning ... No illnesses had been reported at the time of the recall, but Listeria infections can take as long as 70 days after exposure to ...
  https://foodpoisoningbulletin.com/tag/listeria-apple-recall/