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Current diabetes related recalls and alerts, including recalls on diabetic drugs, devices, blood glucose meters, medical equipment, food, test strips, supplements and more.

Warning: Diabetes Drug and Blood Thinner Mix Leads to Serious Interaction

University of Southern California study provides evidence of potent drug-to-drug interaction between a commonly used type of blood thinner and certain diabetes drugs.   A blood...

Recall: Bumble Bee Recalls Tuna Due to Health Risk

Bumble Bee Foods is recalling three specific UPC codes of canned tuna due to possible, life-threatening health risk. Bumble Bee Foods, LLC announced (March 16,...
Kashi Granola Bar Recall

Kashi and Bear Naked Recall Granola Products

Kashi company voluntarily recalls Kashi granola bars and Bear Naked granola due to potential health risk related to sunflower seeds and Listeria monocytogenes. Kashi Company...
Photo of Senior - Seniors Over-Prescribed High Risk Meds

Seniors Over-Prescribed High Risk Meds, Causing Injuries

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

Trader Joe’s Recalls Hummus, a Party Dip Favorite

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...
Pepper Jack Cheese Photo - Cheese Recall Expands to More Styles

Cheese Recall Expands to More Bulk and Retail Cheese Products

Cheese recall expands to include more brands due to contamination of Listeria monocytogenes, which can be especially dangerous for diabetics. The recently announced nationwide cheese...
Cheese Recalled by Chapel Hill Creamery

Recall: Cheese Products in 5 States Due to Salmonella

  15 different styles of cheese sold in 5 states have been recalled due to the risk of Salmonella contamination. Chapel Hill Creamery in Chapel Hill,...
Ham Recall - Smithfield Ham Listeria Recall 2018

Nationwide Ham Recall – High Health Hazard – Multiple Brand Names and Stores

Ham recalled due to Listeria contamination. Illnesses and death reported. 90,000 pounds affected, sold in multiple stores under various names. See details.
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Granola and SoyNut Butter Recall Expands Due to E. Coli

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...
Frozen Broccoli Recall

Frozen Broccoli Recalled Due to Listeria Monocytogene Health Risk

Frozen broccoli that was distributed to 11 U.S. states is being recalled due to the possible risk from Listeria Monocytogenes. Alimentos Congelados, S.A. (Pinula) is...

Yogurt Spread Recall Hits 9 States Due to Listeria

Due to potential risk of Listeriosis, several gourmet yogurt spreads are being recalled in several states. Certain people, such as those with diabetes, are...
Organic Traditions Recall

Nationwide Recall of Flax Seed Products Due to Possible Health Risk

Nationwide recall of certain flax seed products due to the possibility of being contaminated with Salmonella. Products were sold under the Organic Traditions brand...
Hydrochlorothiazide Tablet Recall

Nationwide Recall of Hydrochlorothiazide Tablets Used for Hypertension and Edema

Unichem is recalling 25mg Hydrochlorothiazide Tablets after a report that a Clopidogrel tablet was found in a bottle of the product. It can be...
Diamond Brand Recall

Nationwide Nut Recall by Diamond, Snyder’s-Lance

Snyder’s-Lance, Inc. is initiating a voluntary recall of Diamond of California® Macadamia Nuts, distributed in retail stores nationwide, due to possible Salmonella contamination. Salmonella is...
Fluoroquinolone Antibiotic Warning from FDA for Diabetics

Alert: Low Blood Sugar Warning for Certain Antibiotics, FDA Labeling Changes

FDA is strengthening the current warnings in the prescribing information that fluoroquinolone antibiotics may cause significant decreases in blood sugar (hypoglycemia) and certain mental health side effects.

Recall of Ultra ZX Weight Loss Supplements for Undeclared Sibutramine and Phenolphthalein

UltraZx, Labs, L.L.C. is voluntarily recalling “UltraZx” weight loss supplements. This product has been found to contain undeclared Sibutramine and phenolphthalein. FDA laboratory analysis of...

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