Find out if you need to use a steriliser, and which type will work best for you and your baby.
A steriliser kills all the bacteria found on bottles, teats, breast pumps or anything else that comes into contact with milk and your baby’s mouth. This is done is done by steam or with a chemical solution.
Warm milk is the ideal breeding ground for germs and harmful bacteria. Your baby doesn’t have a fully developed immune system yet and without the necessary antibodies to stave off bacteria and parasites, your baby is susceptible to illnesses such as gastroenteritis.
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