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Friendswood, TX
A 30-year-old female asked about a female:

I breast feed my 6 week old. i ate a baked potato and got a bite that was not fully cooked. can this be dangerous for my nursing infant?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Not a problem: You could eat it all raw if you chose, but I don't suggest it. Cooking makes it much more digestible. Your breast will take what it needs from your system and leave behind what it doesn't.

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