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Your kitchen is a hot spot for germs. From raw meats to eggs, bacteria abound. Your kitchen counters, sponges, and sinks can be full of disease-causing germs. Be sure to wash all produce before eating and to disinfect all your cooking surfaces after a meal. Washing your hands can also reduce the amount of germs lurking in your kitchen. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about kitchen germs, how to prevent them, and much more.

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The kitchen harbors more germs than any other room in the home. Here are 10 tips to protect your family.

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