THIS WHY YOU SHOULD NEVER WASH RAW CHICKEN BEFORE COOKING IT!
Remember, bacteria like listeria lives on chicken in abundance and can actually kill you. Seriously, if listeria gets into your bloodstream you have a 1 in 5 chance of dying. Children, with their weaker immune systems, are at an even greater risk.
Look at that – we’ve only spoken about one of the dozens of bacterial species that hang out on chicken and we’ve already mentioned death.