Do you need to wash produce to prevent COVID-19? Coronavirus fact vs. fiction

Coronavirus myths

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — As the coronavirus continues to spread, some information that sounds interesting is spreading on social media that could be wrong.

CBS 17 consumer reporter Steve Sbraccia takes a look at an idea that is spreading and separates the fact from the fiction.

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The latest rumor is that people need to wash their produce with soap and water to avoid the COVID-19 infection.

Sbraccia examines the latest produce-washing claim to see if it is true.

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