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Washing chicken before cooking is more dangerous

If you think washing your chicken before cooking it is the right thing to do, you may be mistaken.

A video released by food safety researchers shows how washing chicken before cooking... is even more dangerous. That's because those germs are getting sprayed everywhere.

One study found that the germs can go as far as three feet away. And here's another reason - it doesn't work!

Studies have shown that you can wash and wash and wash your chicken and you'll still have harmful bacteria on the surface of your poultry.

Instead, you need to just thoroughly cook your chicken.