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FDA says there is plenty of infant formula despite recall of Similac, other brands

7 days ago   |   By Food Safety News

Amid nationwide reports of infant formula shortages, FDA says sales are up and it is working to make sure appropriate formulas are available to the public.
An outbreak of cronobacter infections that has hospitalized at least four babies with two deaths has led to the closure of a major manufacturing plant operated by Abbott Nutrition in Sturgis, MI. The outbreak spurred the company to recall a number of infant formulas sold under the brands of Similac, Alimentum and EleCare.
Among the recalled products are infant formulas for babies and older children with special dietary needs because of...
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