All bacteria are harmful.

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No, not all bacteria are harmful Infact some our good, like the ones in our gut that help us digest food. We should first understand what is bacteria and the common types of bacteria and how they grow in the body.

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No, actually the body needs certain bacteria. That is why live bacteria is put in yogurt. Bacteria aids in certain body processes such as digestion and keeping fungus from overtaking areas of the skin.

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