Please be careful about baby botsurinusu symptoms caused by honey
Death from what we mixed honey with juice as baby food and gave baby in Tokyo case caused by baby botsurinusu symptom occurred this time.
Sporule of botulinus taken in for illness peculiar to babies under 1 orally germinates in intestinal tract, and baby botsurinusu symptoms multiply and develop by toxin produced on this occasion.
For the prevention of baby botsurinusu symptom, please avoid giving babies under 1 honey.
Constipation, drop of muscular strength, drop of lactation power, crying become small, and main symptom of baby botsurinusu symptom is detected.
Main cause food of baby botsurinusu symptom is honey. But there is unidentified example.
Preventive method of baby botsurinusu symptom do not feed babies under 1 food (honey) which may be polluted by sporule of botulinus.
Give honey; after one became 1 year old (Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare HP); (external link)
Baby botsurinusu symptom (the National Institute of Infectious Diseases HP) (external link)