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Eating Hamburger During Pregnancy?

When eating hamburger during pregnancy, if I order well done at a resturant to go and when I get it home it was slightly not as hot but still well done can food bacteria like listeria or samonella come back because it got cold, or is it if it's once cooked it's killed them already?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 7:32 PM on Dec. 10, 2008 in Pregnancy

Answers (5)
  • if its cooked that means the bacteria got killed already..
    once dead, always dead... ;)
    m.robertson811

    Answer by m.robertson811 at 7:35 PM on Dec. 10, 2008

  • loved cheese burgers while preg.
    mama2twins07

    Answer by mama2twins07 at 7:36 PM on Dec. 10, 2008

  • Just don't leave it out too long before you eat it. I think the rule is once cooked after two hours it should be refrigerated.
    beckcorc

    Answer by beckcorc at 7:38 PM on Dec. 10, 2008

  • beckcorc said exactly what I was going to say
    laadeedah

    Answer by laadeedah at 7:48 PM on Dec. 10, 2008

  • you can't listeria from hamburger. you can get salmonella if you let it sit out too long. if its undercooked you might get e.coli.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:25 PM on Dec. 10, 2008

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