Can honey cause botulism in adults?

No, honey cannot cause botulism in adults. However, there are a few things that you should know about botulism and honey before we get into the nitty-gritty of why this is the case. First, it’s important to understand what botulism …

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Can honey give an adult botulism?

The short answer is no, adults cannot get botulism from honey. However, we understand that some people may want a more detailed answer, so we’re happy to provide one. Botulism is a rare but serious condition that can occur when …

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Does honey always cause botulism?

This is a question that I get asked a lot, and it’s one that I’m always happy to answer. The short answer is no, honey does not always cause botulism. In fact, honey is generally considered to be a very …

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How do you know if you’ve got botulism?

Botulism is a rare but serious illness caused by a toxin that attacks the body’s nervous system. The bacteria that make the toxin are found in the soil and can live in the intestines of animals, such as cows, pigs, …

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What are the symptoms of botulism from honey?

Botulism is a serious illness that affects the nerves and muscles. A type of bacteria called Clostridium botulinum causes botulism. Clostridium botulinum spores are commonly found in soil, dust, and water. Occasionally, the spores can cause illness in humans and …

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How common is botulism from honey?

Botulism is a serious illness caused by a toxin produced by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum. Botulism can be contracted by eating food contaminated with this toxin, and symptoms can range from mild to severe. Symptoms of botulism include double vision, …

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Can you get botulism from honey?

One of the most common questions I hear is, “can you get botulism from honey?” The answer is yes, you can get botulism from honey, but it is extremely rare. In today’s blog post, I’ll answer this common question and …

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