A 28-year-old female asked:
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can touching listeria contaminated food, then touching my baby or putting my finger in her mouth give her listeria? what age is list. not dangerous?

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Dr. Liesa Harte
28 years experience Family Medicine
Listeria: it would be possible to give it to her that way. Listeria can be dangerous at any age.
Answered on Jul 15, 2017
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Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Just wash your hands after handling raw meat
May 1, 2015

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