Signs of a Reaction to Honey in Infants?

Answer Infants under a year old should never be given honey. Parents sometimes assume this recommendation is to prevent an allergic reaction, but the real danger in honey comes from the highly toxic spore... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Signs of a Reaction to Honey in Infants

Is honey suitable for infants?

Only for babies above 12 months old. The reason for this is that honey has been identified as a risk factor for botulism. The bacteria produce toxins that can be dangerous, even fatal to infants. I... Read More »

What are signs of an alergic reaction?

Hives, or rash, throat swelling, difficulty talking or breathing... go to e.r. if you think you are having an allergic reaction to something.

What Are the Signs and Symptoms of IBS in Infants?

Irritable bowel syndrome, or IBS, is a gastrointestinal disorder that causes abdominal discomfort. It is classified as a functional disorder because it does not cause damage to the bowel, is not li... Read More »

What are the signs&symptoms of pet allergies in infants?

Sudden symptoms or signs of anything from allergies to the common cold can cause a parent more than a touch of alarm. But how do you tell if what your child has is a pet allergy? Although allergy s... Read More »