Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Search in posts
Search in pages
food

Is it safe to have Limburger during pregnancy?

Should pregnant women have Limburger cheese at a buffet counter

Limburger - also known as...

Limburger cheese, Herve cheese, Limburger Kase,

Checks before eating
Limburger cheese needs to be thoroughly cooked to at least 75 degree Celsius and eaten soon afterwards.

Should pregnant women have Limburger cheese at a buffet counter?

Not really. It is best to avoid having a semi-soft cheese like Limburger at a buffet counter as you don’t know if it is made from pasteurized milk. Most studies recommend not to eat soft and semi-soft cheeses unless they are thoroughly cooked to atleast 167 degrees Fahrenheit (or 75 degrees Celsius) and eaten immediately.

Soft cheeses made with unpasteurized milk tend to contain listeria bacteria. Listeria causes an infection known as listeriosis that can lead to serious complications like miscarriage, premature birth and even stillbirth during pregnancy.

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on whatsapp
Share on pinterest
Share on email
Good source of
Calcium, Copper, Folate, Iron, Magnesium, Manganese, Niacin, Phosphorus, Potassium, Selenium, Sodium, Thiamin, Vitamin A, Vitamin B12, Vitamin B6, Vitamin D, Vitamin E, Vitamin K, Zinc
May contain harmful elements like...
Listeria Bacteria

More ? Check out if these are ok during pregnancy...

Are these safe during pregnancy?

News

Articles

person-washing-his-hand

Pregnancy and Coronavirus (COVID-19)

What effect does coronavirus have on pregnant women? Pregnant women do not appear to be more susceptible to the consequences of coronavirus than the general population and there is no evidence that the virus can pass to a baby during pregnancy

Read More »

In-Depth

person-washing-his-hand

Pregnancy and Coronavirus (COVID-19)

What effect does coronavirus have on pregnant women? Pregnant women do not appear to be more susceptible to the consequences of coronavirus than the general population and there is no evidence that the virus can pass to a baby during pregnancy

Read More »
Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Search in posts
Search in pages
food

JOIN THE CLUB!

It’s easy: all we need is your email & your eternal love. But we’ll settle for your email.