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Is it harmful to use hand sanitizer before holding a baby?

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Dr. Hylton Lightman
Pediatrics 44 years experience
No: Rub hands well so they are dry.

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Should be sanitize their hands before holding a baby?

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Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
Pediatrics 35 years experience
Yes: Depends on what you did before picking up the baby, of course, but in general, it's a good idea.

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