Health Tip: Don't Give Raw Milk to Children01/28/14
(HealthDay News) -- Raw milk that has not been pasteurized or
homogenized can harbor harmful germs.
The American Academy of Pediatrics offers these recommendations
- Never give raw milk or dairy products that contain raw milk to
- Check product labels to make sure they use pasteurized
- Store pasteurized dairy products in the refrigerator at a
temperature of 40 degrees Fahrenheit or lower.
- Throw away any dairy products with expired "best by"
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