Listeria is the name of bacteria found in soil and water and some animals including poultry and cattle.

                                              HOW TO PREVENT IT:

  • Do not drink raw milk unpasteurized milk, and do not eat food that has unpasturized milk
  • Wash your hands and wash the dishes that you are using dealing with uncooked foods
  • Rinse raw produce throughly under running tap water before eating
  • Keep uncooked meats, and other raw food seperated from vegetables, fruits, cooked foods, and ready to eat foods
  • Consume perishable and ready to eat foods as soon as possible
  • People in higher risk should heat hotdogs,cold cuts, and deli meats before eating them
  • Wash hands ,knives, countertops,and cutting boards after handling and preparing uncooked foods.

This video giving 5 facts about listeria

This video is explaining what listeria is and what causes it.

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This picture decribes the symptoms of listeria
This is what listeria looks like

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