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Can you get sick from tilapia?

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Tilapia can host several types of bacteria, including those that can cause Campylobacter and Salmonella food poisoning, according to an article in the September 2011 issue of "Journal of Food Protection." Contamination from food handlers -- by exposure to pus from a finger infected with Staphylococcus, for example, or ...

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