The Covid19 Pandemic Forces Us to Consider: Is the 5‑Second Rule for Dropped Food Still Valid?

It depends on what you’re eating, and where you’re dropping it.

written by
Rajvi Desai
Jul 28, 2020
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AuthorRajvi Desai

Rajvi Desai is The Swaddle's Culture Editor. After graduating from NYU as a Journalism and Politics major, she covered breaking news and politics in New York City, and dabbled in design and entertainment journalism. Back in the homeland, she's interested in tackling beauty, sports, politics and human rights in her gender-focused writing, while also co-managing The Swaddle Team's podcast, Respectfully Disagree.