Sunday, August 28, 2011

Enterobacter sakazakii

Enterobacter sakazakii can cause meningitis and inflammation of the intestines in infants. The group has the highest risk infants infected with Enterobacter sakazakii neonates (newborn to age 28 days), infants with disorders of the body systems, infants with low birth weight (LBW), preemies, and infants born to mothers who suffered from Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV).

Sakazaki Bacteria Against Health Hazards

These bacteria of Enterobacter sakazakii are in the digestive tract and are found in various products such as infant formula, cheese, meat, grains until the spices. Enterobacter sakazakii grow optimally at 30-40 degrees Celsius temperature range. Contamination Enterobacter sakazakii in infant formula is expected to occur during the production process.

Prevention of Bacteria In Milk Formula
Mothers should know how to present good formula milk to her baby. Here Gives Tips On Baby Milk :

Process Serving Milk Formula
• Clean the surface of the table that will be used to prepare infant formula.
• Wash hands with soap and running water, then drain.
• Boil drinking water to a boil for 10 minutes in a covered kettle or pan.
• After boiling, let the water in the pot / kettle, covered, for 10-15 minutes for the temperature fell to above 70 ° C.
• Pour the water (temperature above 70 ° C) as much can be spent by the baby (do not overdo it) into a milk bottle that has been sterilized.
• Add powdered milk according to the recommended dosage on the label and according to the needs of infants.
• Close the bottle of milk and milk shake until well dissolved.
• Refrigerate immediately by soaking the bottom of the bottle in cold water, until the temperature is suitable to drink (try with a drop of milk on the wrist, will feel slightly warm, not hot).
• The rest of the milk has dissolved discarded after 2 hours.

• If you leave the house, bring a bottle of boiled water according to the size needed and a place of milk powder containing the appropriate dose required. So, if the baby needs it, you can make directly.
• After a 1 hour, discard the contents of the bottle that is not spent.
• Note the dates on the cans of milk and discard when expires. Through a month, throw cans of powdered milk that has been opened.
• Warms milk should not exceed 10 minutes.

Therefore, mothers should know how to present a good formula milk to her baby to prevent Enterobacter sakazakii.

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