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Health: Go 40 °F below for food safety during pregnancy

A Cold Fridge Will Help You Reduce Your Risk of Foodborne Illness Why do pregnant women need to be extra vigilant with home food safety? When pregnant, a woman’s immune system is reduced. This places her and her unborn baby at increased risk of contracting pathogens that cause foodborne illness. Certain foods like raw sprouts, smoked seafood, deli meats, hot ...

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