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Wash your hands after reading the menu

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(KPLR) - Dining out? Make sure you use your hand sanitizer after handling that menu.

According to a new study restaurant menus may harbor more germs and bacteria than a toilet seat.

Scientists say menus can have bacteria counts as high as 185,000 per square centimeter. Despite the high number of bacteria a menu can host, very few restaurant menus are cleaned.

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