Diabetes Related Recalls & Alerts

This area features important diabetes-related recalls and alerts, including recalls on diabetic drugs and medications, devices (such as blood glucose meters), medical equipment, strips, and foods. We highly suggest subscribing to The Diabetic News email dispatch so you can receive an email when there is an important recall.

Granola and SoyNut Butter Recall Expands Due to E. Coli

Dixie Diner’s Club brand Carb Not Beanit Butter - Recall Information

A recent recall has been expanded to include more products, including the Carb Not and I.M. Healthy brands due to E. Coli contamination, which can be especially dangerous for people with diabetes.

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Cheese Recall Expands to Muenster Cheese and Pre-Made Subs

Meijer Logo - Meijer Expands Cheese Recall to Include Muenster

Meijer has expanded it’s cheese recall to include Meijer Artisan Made Natural Muenster Cheese and pre-made ham sub sandwiches due to serious health risk potential.

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Cheese Recall Expands to More Bulk and Retail Cheese Products

Pepper Jack Cheese Photo - Cheese Recall Expands to More Styles

Cheese recall expands to include more brands due to contamination of Listeria monocytogenes, which can be especially dangerous for diabetics.

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Nationwide Unsweetened Apple Sauce Recall for Trader Joe’s


A variety of unsweetened applesauce products sold nationwide in the U.S. are being recalled by Trader Joe’s.

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Cheese Recall Expands to More Brands Due to Pathogenic Organism

Photo of Swiiss Cheese - One of the Types of Cheese Recalled

A recent cheese recall has been extended to include more brands and products, including cheddar cheese, Swiss cheese and jalapeno Jack cheese, due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

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Recovering Insulin-Producing Cells in Diabetics May Be Possible

Researchers Testing Beta Cells

A new discovery may lead to the recovery of insulin-producing beta cells in people with type 1 diabetes.

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Nationwide Cheese Recall by Meijer Due to Listeria Risk

Meijer Deli Photo - Cheese Recall


Meijer announced a recall of its Meijer Brand Colby Cheese and Colby Jack Cheese sold exclusively through its deli counters due to a potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.

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Recall of Food Gift Baskets Include Sam’s, Costco, Wine Country

Savory Twists = Recalled Gift Baskets

A number of gift baskets sold nationally are being recalled due to the boxes of Blue Cheese Savory Twists included inside due to the health risk from Salmonella.

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Trader Joe’s Recalls Hummus, a Party Dip Favorite

Trader Joe Hummus Recall

Trader Joe’s Hummus, a very popular holiday party food, has been recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes, which can be especially dangerous for people with diabetes.

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Seniors Over-Prescribed High Risk Meds, Causing Injuries

Photo of Senior - Seniors Over-Prescribed High Risk Meds

Recent study finds that high risk medications are often prescribed at higher than recommended daily doses for seniors, resulting in more injuries from falls.

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