Certain food sayings are almost universally taught to children -- things like not to double dip food, not to eat right before swimming and not to eat raw cookie dough. Beliefs like the "five second rule" are even picked up by adults! But are these true? Is it possible that it is really okay to eat raw cookie dough?

Check out the slideshow above to learn which classic childhood myths are true and which are false.

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