papaya recall, we all just ate one!

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by mamagardener, Jul 26, 2011.

  1. mamagardener

    mamagardener Chillin' With My Peeps

    Well, earlier this evening my family and I ate a papaya. Now I find out the papaya is from a batch that has been recalled due to salmonella poisoning. You have got to be kidding me. It is going to be a very tense week in this house, that's for sure!
  2. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

    May 19, 2008
    Western MA
    Where did you buy it from?
  3. mamagardener

    mamagardener Chillin' With My Peeps

    Price Rite in Worcester
  4. mamagardener

    mamagardener Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oh and of course my mind is now playing tricks on me... [​IMG]
  5. SarahFair

    SarahFair Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 23, 2008
    Monroe, Ga
    Eesh! I am sorry!!!!!

    One of my biggest fears is getting sick from food. Just today I was drinking out of a cup that looked like it had... hardend milk in the bottem (idk.. I know it went through the dishwasher)
    I kept feeling like I was going to get sick. lol
  6. magicpigeon

    magicpigeon Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 9, 2010
    I have the same paranoia. [​IMG] Mine generally manifests itself in the form of not consuming dairy. That's right. I'm not even lactose intolerant, just very very phobic... [​IMG]
  7. Godsgrl

    Godsgrl Ostrich wrangler

    Aug 27, 2007
    at the zoo usually
    Try and put it out of your mind. I know, it's easy to get super paranoid, but you can actually make yourself sick stressing about it. The mind is really strange that way. Just pray that all is well, and continue on with life. Was the papaya yummy?
  8. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    You'll be fine. Your papaya wasn't tainted or you'd already be showing major symptoms.
  9. Mattemma

    Mattemma Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 12, 2009
    Maybe some lifeway kefir will protect your gut.Wouldn't hurt!
  10. zumzumfoxy

    zumzumfoxy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 29, 2011
    I've gotten sick WAY too much in my life thus far from food poisoning. Thankfully I've not gotten and will never get salmonella or e. coli or anything, but I've been poisoned through food via tetramethrin and pyramethrin (sp?) (ie: Raid). I was laid out for 3 days.

    At the worst, lots of diahhrea or puking if you've gotten sick from the papaya- I think you should be okay. [​IMG]

    Good fortune! :}

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