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    Thanks not good, just proves its still out there and we can't be complacent

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    My DP casually mentioned this to me last night...while we were doing our food shopping I freaked out right before he mentioned it was soft cheese related. I havent eaten any anyway so all good.

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    I have been naughty with soft serve lol but Deffo stay away from soft cheeses!

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    This pregnancy I have been a real worry wart about all the no no foods glad I have, I mean its only 32 possibly 34 weeks till I can eat what I want I can wait that long

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    I have been naughty and eaten ham but soft cheeses are a no no phew

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    In the last few months there have been two recalls of ham because of listeria as well. The advice about these foods is there for a reason, it's not just hysteria.

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    unfortuantly it is a bit of hysteria. I have seen people freaking out because they ate a bit of unwashed lettuce:/ asking if they should go to hospital because they might have listeria? people need to make informed choices but some can go very over the top

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    Quote Originally Posted by London View Post
    My DP casually mentioned this to me last night...while we were doing our food shopping I freaked out right before he mentioned it was soft cheese related. I havent eaten any anyway so all good.
    I was so confused when I read your response. Was thinking "what on earth is London worried about?"

    I didn't know you were expecting!!!!!! What? When did this happen?! haha. So excited for you

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    Quote Originally Posted by JessicaBailey View Post
    unfortuantly it is a bit of hysteria. I have seen people freaking out because they ate a bit of unwashed lettuce:/ asking if they should go to hospital because they might have listeria? people need to make informed choices but some can go very over the top
    Well yes, the example you've given is over the top behaviour. But I don't think it's over the top to simply avoid foods which are well known to pose risks of listeria for the short period that is pregancy. Or to be concerned about harming your unborn child.

    My attitude towards eating appropriately during pregancy is far from casual. I can't imagine the guilt you would endure if you contracted listeria simply because a wheel of Brie was too enticing to ignore.

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