Isn't heating food supposed to kill bacteria?
Yes, and no. When food is heated to an internal temperature of 160 degrees F, this is enough to kill parasites, viruses and most bacteria. Unfortunately, there are some types of bacteria that can be killed only after boiling. To learn more about food poisoning in San Diego, click here
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