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During and right after your cancer treatment, your body may not be able to protect itself against infections. Germs can be in water, even when it looks clean.
Cancer.Net website. Food safety during and after cancer treatment. www.cancer.net/survivorship/healthy-living/food-safety-during-and-after-cancer-treatment. Updated October 2018. Accessed April 22, 2020.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website. A guide to drinking water treatment technologies for household use. www.cdc.gov/healthywater/drinking/home-water-treatment/household_water_treatment.html. Updated March 14, 2014. Accessed March 26, 2020.