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Serenity Duncan
Senior Marine Mammal Biologist
Asked a question last year

Can infectious diseases be spread by food and air?

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Hello, the answer to your question is: Totally! Infectious diseases can spread in a variety of ways: through the air also from direct or indirect contact with another person, soiled objects, skin or mucous membrane, saliva, urine, blood and body secretions, through sexual contact, and through contaminated food and water.