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Unformatted text preview: E coli outbreak cases due to how easy it is to get infected since is it very easily contracted just from touching or ingesting contaminated items. Also, food production-wise, E. coli outbreaks are now more serious since food is mass produced and distributed, so many people of different areas can be infected at a time and then spread it to others in the same location. b) Public Health measures that would be helpful in preventing STEC infections are installing more hand washing or hand sanitizer stations in public, educating and giving demonstrations to the public about risks and teaching them how to protect themselves against infection, and also employing more cleaning staff to sterilize doorknobs, toilet seats, and other often touched areas susceptible to human germs....
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