The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently updated their Listeria website. This digital resource includes a number of useful facts related to diseases caused by listeria, the foods commonly tied to causing the Listeriosis infection, and ways to limit its associated health risks. The webpage also includes other pertinent information such as precautions pregnant women, a group especially vulnerable to infection can take to limit potential exposure, related outbreaks, and other food safety prevention tips related to Listeria. Access the website at this link.
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