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These 4 Popular Bagged Salads Were Just Recalled in 10 States

It was one of those rare, last-minute recalls , when a major produce brand issued an important announcement just ahead of the weekend. Bagged salads sold at a few of the nation's largest grocery chains have been recalled over food safety concerns. We've got the details you need. On October 29 via the U.S. Food and Drug Administration , Dole Fresh Vegetables announced a voluntary recall on a limited number of bagged garden salad products containing a blend of iceberg lettuce, carrots , and red cabbage. The company said the salad recall was executed after authorities discovered "a single sample of garden salad which yielded a positive result for Listeria monocytogenes in a random sample test conducted by the Department of Agriculture in Georgia." They suggest  Listeria  may cause serious illness especially in immunocompromised individuals, and may present as fever, headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain, diarrhea, or possible other symptoms. They report the