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Study reveals bath-time toy's dirty secret

Updated : May 17, 2018 01:34 PM IST

Swiss and American researchers counted the microbes swimming inside the toys.
The bacteria found included Legionella and Pseudomonas aeruginosa, a bacterium that is "often implicated in hospital-acquired infections."
Tap water doesn't usually foster the growth of bacteria, the scientists said.
Study reveals bath-time toy's dirty secret
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