Scientists discover pathogens linked to food poisoning and fatal heart infections build-up in the dishwasher!

Deadly bacteria could be lurking in your dishwasher, new research reveals. The kitchen staple can contain everything from E.coli, which causes life-threatening food poisoning, to other pathogens linked to infections of the urinary tract, skin and inner heart lining, a Slovenian study found.

 

  • Dishwashers can contain E.coli, which causes life-threatening food poisoning
  • Also has other pathogens linked to infections of the urinary tract and skin
  • These can be fatal in people with reduced immune systems, like cancer patients
  • Pathogens likely enter dishwashers via tap water and contaminated food
  • Reduce infection risk by letting dishwashers cool down before opening them

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-5271111/Is-deadly-bacteria-lurking-dishwasher.html#ixzz56FNPkdwX

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