Does it surprise you? Well, honey may be good for the grown ups, but not for children. So, do not be enticed by the sweet taste of honey and feed it to your baby. It is one of the most unsafe foods for babies as it may harbour spores of Clostridium botulinumin the underdeveloped intestine of the baby. An adult intestine may stop the development of these pores but a child's cannot.
Story first published: Friday, August 17, 2012, 18:12 [IST]