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Can I get sick if I don't wash my stainless steel water bottle?
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Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
Family Medicine
In brief: Possibly
If you carry fluids in it that can serve as growth medium for bacteria, you might get ill.
Washing it regularly with soap & hot water & rinsing thoroughly flushes out germs of all sorts (assuming there aren't any in the rinse water).

In brief: Possibly
If you carry fluids in it that can serve as growth medium for bacteria, you might get ill.
Washing it regularly with soap & hot water & rinsing thoroughly flushes out germs of all sorts (assuming there aren't any in the rinse water).
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