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A 41-year-old female asked:

I bought broccoli and soaked it in vinegar and salt for one hour . while rinsing it with water , it all splashed in my eyes , im scared from getting covid 19 from this incident while im being really careful with everything else .what are my chances?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
It is ok.: COVID 19 is not a foodborne illness. This scenario really isn't risky for transmission of COVID 19.
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