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Has anyone ever used milk and honey to treat pink eye and if so did it actually work?

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ditchen4

Asked by ditchen4 at 11:14 AM on May. 28, 2011 in Health

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  • My daughter's daycare told me to use salt water-it kills the infection.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:16 AM on May. 28, 2011

  • I used breastmilk...that worked.
    MrsMWF

    Answer by MrsMWF at 11:22 AM on May. 28, 2011

  • I have never heard of that, but breastmilk works GREAT. My kids all got pinkeye about a year ago, and my sister was nice enough to express some breastmilk for us. I put some in their eyes, and it was completely cleared up after two treatments.
    3gifts.from.god

    Answer by 3gifts.from.god at 11:23 AM on May. 28, 2011

  • I've heard about breast milk being one of the best treatments for pink eye.. never heard of the milk and honey or the salt water, all I can think of is OUCH with those two.
    xxhazeldovexx

    Answer by xxhazeldovexx at 12:13 PM on May. 28, 2011

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