Spilt milk can cause a variety of health problems, including diarrhoea and vomiting, and in rare cases, the condition can be fatal.
There is no cure for the condition, but milk spitting can be treated with an antibiotic, which can also be fatal if left untreated.
A spokeswoman for the ABC said: “It’s important to note that milk spattering does not necessarily mean that the milk has been spilled.”
“There are some cases where it could be that the spilt milk is the result of the milk being contaminated, such as a milk bottle being opened and spilled,” she said.
“In that case, the milk may have been accidentally contaminated.”
This is a risk to people, and there are steps that can be taken to reduce it.
“She added: “However, there is no way to tell how many people are affected by milk spatter, and whether or not it is actually a risk.
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