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Spread of infection via food

Ensure that frozen poultry (and meat) are thawed completely and washed properly before beginning the cooking process. These meats should also be cooked thoroughly before consumption.

Note that cooked and raw foods should ideally be stored in different areas of the refrigerator in order to prevent possible contamination.

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