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How Risky Is It to Eat Raw Cookie Dough?

Analysis by Dr. Joseph Mercola Fact Checked

eating raw cookie dough

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  • The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration warn against eating or playing with raw dough, or any food with raw eggs and flour, to prevent the transmission of foodborne pathogens


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