UPDATED: Cookie dough recall hits Weight Watchers frozen desserts

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EST, for a full refund. Listeria monocytogenes can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections In young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Weight Watchers is recalling , cases of its Smart Ones frozen desserts containing pieces of cookie dough that has been recalled because of Listeria monocytogenes contamination. The cookie dough company has refused to release its customer list, but in October a company spokeswoman said none of the recalled Aspen Hills cookie dough went to fund-raising customers. Public urged to self-monitor for symptoms No illnesses had been reported in connection to any of the recalled cookie dough of recalled products made with it, as of the posting dates of individual recalls.

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She said it all went to commercial food manufacturers. Aspen Hills recalled some cookie dough at that time and launched an in-house investigation. The cookie dough recall notice was not made public, though, going only to the 27 food manufacturing companies that had received Aspen Hills dough produced from July 15 through Sept.

All ice cream produced by Aspen Hills during that period is being recalled. Public urged to self-monitor for symptoms No illnesses had been reported in connection to any of the recalled cookie dough of recalled products made with it, as of the posting dates of individual recalls.

However, symptoms of Listeria infection can take up to 70 days after exposure to develop. Food contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes may not look, smell or taste bad. Anyone who has eaten any of the recalled products and developed symptoms of Listeria infection should seek medical attention and inform their doctors about the possible exposure to the pathogen. Listeria monocytogenes can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections In young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems.

Although healthy people may suffer short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, Listeria monocytogenes infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.

For more details on the Aspen Hills cookie dough recall and other product recalls related to it, please see: Retailers across the country received the product. Check the recall notice for date codes and other label information. Weight Watchers is among several companies that have recalled products in recent weeks because of cookie dough from Aspen Hills Inc.

The cookie dough company has refused to release its customer list, but in October a company spokeswoman said none of the recalled Aspen Hills cookie dough went to fund-raising customers.

She said it all went to commercial food manufacturers. Aspen Hills recalled some cookie dough at that time and launched an in-house investigation. The cookie dough recall notice was not made public, though, going only to the 27 food manufacturing companies that had received Aspen Hills dough produced from July 15 through Sept.

All ice cream produced by Aspen Hills during that period is being recalled. Public urged to self-monitor for symptoms No illnesses had been reported in connection to any of the recalled cookie dough of recalled products made with it, as of the posting dates of individual recalls. However, symptoms of Listeria infection can take up to 70 days after exposure to develop.

Food contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes may not look, smell or taste bad.