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Flushing toilets can spread coronavirus: report

There’s no good way to be infected by coronavirus, but this may be the worst. Particles sent into the air by excrement being flushed down a toilet could spread the virus fueling the pandemic, according to researchers at China’s Yangzhou University, who published their findings in the Journal of Fluids. “University found that fecal samples from some confirmed patients tested positive by nucleic acid detection, which provides evidence that SARS-CoV-2 has the possibility of fecal–oral transmission,” the study states. Read more...



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