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When I can stop sterilising her bottles etc? She tends to lick the floor alot, so it seems pointless

Hi Leanne.
I was wondering if you could tell me when I can stop sterilising my daughters bottles and boiling her water. She has just gone six months old and has been crawling for two weeks so she tends to lick the floor alot. It just seems pointless to keep sterilising her things.

Leann...
Answer: Hi There, I love that, `licking the floor`, I caught my nephew licking a fence the other day. Generally, sterilising of equipment ceases around the time of solids. Once baby is on food, then sterilising is really null and void in most cases. As baby is six months, I a guessing she is on solids so you should be fine now. All the best, Leanne
Answered: 22 Jun 2009