This is getting pretty crazy…
Researchers are now claiming that flushing the toilet can put you at risk of contracting the coronavirus.
According to the Washington Examiner, researchers are claiming that when toilets are flushed, large plumes of aerosol droplets spread upwards of three feet from the toilet bowl and can carry an infected persons fecal and urine particles furthering the spread of coronavirus.
“The aerosols generated by toilets are something that we’ve kind of known about for a while but many people have taken for granted,” professor of pathology and microbiology Joshua Santarpia said. “This study adds a lot of the evidence that everyone needs in order to take better action.”
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