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honey while breastfeeding???

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bubble78 Thu 22-Feb-07 14:57:00

i know you shouldnt give it to a child under one but sil is breastfeeding and wants to know if she can eat honey or not????

MrsBadger Thu 22-Feb-07 14:57:20

of course she can

NotQuiteCockney Thu 22-Feb-07 14:58:12

Risk is botulism, because of the child's weak immune system. The mum has a fine immune system, which protects her from it.

bubble78 Thu 22-Feb-07 14:59:19

thanks ladies i will tell her

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