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What could happen if you give a baby unpasteurized milk?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
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In brief: Infection

Pasteurization techniques eliminate much of the worry over passing germs from the cow udder to a child or adult.
A variety of germs can be present in the initial product, either from the skin or within the udder & not be visible during collection. The germs can feed of the components & reproduce in great numbers.A gastroenteritis caused by such germs is worrisome in infants who dehydrate quickly.

In brief: Infection

Pasteurization techniques eliminate much of the worry over passing germs from the cow udder to a child or adult.
A variety of germs can be present in the initial product, either from the skin or within the udder & not be visible during collection. The germs can feed of the components & reproduce in great numbers.A gastroenteritis caused by such germs is worrisome in infants who dehydrate quickly.
Dr. James Ferguson
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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: There is a list as

Long as your arm with diseases transmittable in unpasteurized milk that can harm and even kill your child.
Unpasteurized milk is inherently dangerous. There really is no scientific information that it provides nutrients that pasteurization gets rid of.

In brief: There is a list as

Long as your arm with diseases transmittable in unpasteurized milk that can harm and even kill your child.
Unpasteurized milk is inherently dangerous. There really is no scientific information that it provides nutrients that pasteurization gets rid of.
Dr. Larry Lutwick
Dr. Larry Lutwick
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