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Do bean sprouts cause food poisoning if not heated properly?
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Dr. Arthur Heller
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
4 doctors agree
In brief: Can
Several outbreaks recorded from contaminated sprouts/seeds.
Some can't be cooked, e.g. Alfalfa sprouts; increased risk with them.

In brief: Can
Several outbreaks recorded from contaminated sprouts/seeds.
Some can't be cooked, e.g. Alfalfa sprouts; increased risk with them.
Dr. Arthur Heller
Dr. Arthur Heller
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Dr. Pamela Pappas
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree
In brief: Bean sprouts
Bean sprouts can easily be contaminated with bacteria such as salmonella and e.
Coli. These cause GI illnesses (food poisoning) which can be severe. Cooking will kill the bacteria, though. http://tinyurl.com/6jgytk3.

In brief: Bean sprouts
Bean sprouts can easily be contaminated with bacteria such as salmonella and e.
Coli. These cause GI illnesses (food poisoning) which can be severe. Cooking will kill the bacteria, though. http://tinyurl.com/6jgytk3.
Dr. Pamela Pappas
Dr. Pamela Pappas
Thank
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