“If I had known about the risks of consuming deli meat while I was pregnant, I might have been able to prevent my miscarriage
,“ said Lisa Lee of Columbus, Ohio, who was a victim in
the 1999 Listeria outbreak caused by cold cuts distributed by the Sara Lee Corporation. “I’m speaking out because I want to prevent other women from going through what I went through.”
"Mary Lenkersdorf, of West Palm Beach, Florida, also suffered a miscarriage because of Listeria.