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Old 07-15-2010, 10:15 PM   #11
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Re: Can honey go bad?

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I always thought the honey thing was the botulism as well.... Because it can carry small amounts of the botulitum spore and young babies can't process it as well...??
This is exactly correct. See the link I posted above. Infants digestive systems cannot kill the botulism spores that can sometimes be found in honey the way adult systems can, so honey is more dangerous for them.


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Old 07-19-2010, 01:22 PM   #12
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Yes, the problem with honey for infants is a risk of botulism.
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