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At what age is it safe to begin giving a few teaspoons of honey a day to a child?


The internet says anywhere from 1 to 4. My daughters doc (who's against any form of natural remedy) said 5. Is it just different in different parts of the world/country?

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Marissa (ThePracticalMommy) says

4 years ago
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    Peeples 4 years ago

    She mentioned the botulism as her reason. When my other children were young we were told 1. We use it to prevent allergies.

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Dr Mark (DrMark1961) says

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    Peeples 4 years ago

    This is what we were thinking. The problem is we are in a very rural area. The closest one is 80 miles away. Thanks


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