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Is it alright to eat honey when breastfeeding?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 4:29 PM on Jun. 23, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • i always did, lots of it ! i never thought to ask my dr about it!
    bettylou420

    Answer by bettylou420 at 4:46 PM on Jun. 23, 2009

  • yes, our body kills botulism spores and they are not passed on- sorry, nak
    Kat770

    Answer by Kat770 at 4:53 PM on Jun. 23, 2009

  • sorry was NAK when I first responded. I wondered this a couple weeks ago also, when we were gifted some locally gathered honey. I checked out www.kellymom.com and it assured me that honey is safe to consume while BFing.
    Kat770

    Answer by Kat770 at 7:02 PM on Jun. 23, 2009

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