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A 36-year-old female asked:

My husband holds our baby when he gets home from work everyday. his shirts are dry cleaned. is that harmful to the baby?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 60 years experience
No problem: Any remnants of chemicals on your husbands shirts are dissipated in the aor over time. Let him enjoy holfing your baby without worry.
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