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Food Recalls due to Salmonella

30 July 2018 

Public Health Advisory

Food Recalls due to Salmonella

The Department of Health is warning about a food recall issued by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) due to possible Salmonella contamination on the following products:

Pepperidge Farm brand Goldfish Xtreme Cheddar Crackers - Certain 69g and 180g packages are recalled. A complete list of all recalled products, product codes and best before dates are on the CFIA website at https://bit.ly/2LGqSlq

Certain $10 Chicken Fries – Certain 1.81 kg products are recalled. A complete list of the recalled products, product codes and best before dates are on the CFIA website at: https://bit.ly/2uEPynB

No Name brand Chicken Nuggets - Certain 907g products are recalled. A complete list of the recalled products, product codes and best before dates are on the CFIA website at: https://bit.ly/2O4PZQk

Christie brand Ritz Bits and Mini Ritz Bite Sandwiches - Certain cheese and pizza flavors products are recalled. A complete list of all recalled products, product codes and best before dates are on the CFIA website at https://bit.ly/2uDrHFb

Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the location where they were purchased.

Food contaminated with Salmonella may not look or smell spoiled but can still cause sickness. Short-term symptoms can include fever, headache, vomiting, nausea, abdominal cramps and diarrhea.

Young children, pregnant women, Elders and people with weakened immune systems may contract serious and sometimes deadly infections. If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your local health centre.

For more information, contact the Canadian Food Inspection Agency at 1-800-442-2342 or visit www.inspection.gc.ca. Sign up for food recalls at http://inspection.gc.ca/english/util/listserv/listsube.shtml.

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Media Contact:

Nadine Purdy
Communications Manager
Department of Health
867-975-5712
npurdy@gov.nu.ca