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What is the best way to store my melons?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
Store melons, once they've ripened, in a warmer zone of the refrigerator. Wash the outside of a melon before cutting into it to avoid the spread of bacteria.

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