Baby Food Recall

A baby food recall has been announced that involves baby food Babies R Us and Toys R Us locations. The foods in question include apple and carrot pouch foods made by Plum Organics. The recall was issued because of a concern that the baby food may be tainted with botulism. Botulism normally originates from improperly canned foods. Botulism is a potentially fatal illness whose symptoms include nausea, vomiting, blurry vision, weakness, and general fatigue. These symptoms may be manifest within 6 hours to 10 days of ingestion. Botulism poisoning can also cause paralysis of the breathing muscles.

The recalled product has been sold in 4.22 oz. packages and UPC 890180001221.