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How does feta cheese harmful during pregnancy? How bad is accidental consumption?

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Dr. John Bucek
Family Medicine

In brief: Don't Worry

There are warnings to avoid some foods due to contamination.
Certain cheeses are considered dangerous because they can contain a type of bacteria called listeria. This bacteria is considered a greater danger to pregnant patients and babies than to adults. It is not in every preparation of every cheese and outbreaks are very rare.

In brief: Don't Worry

There are warnings to avoid some foods due to contamination.
Certain cheeses are considered dangerous because they can contain a type of bacteria called listeria. This bacteria is considered a greater danger to pregnant patients and babies than to adults. It is not in every preparation of every cheese and outbreaks are very rare.
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