Home > Parenting > Child > News 04 December 2013 Baby bottles should be cleaned more often Sterilising baby bottles between feedings can help kill germs lurking inside. 0 iStock Related SA bans BPA in baby bottles New moms suffer more OCD symptoms Beware of BPA in baby bottles ASK The Paediatrician » Follow Health24 on Facebook » Quiz Are you ready for a baby? » Subscribe Parenting newsletter » 10 interesting Down syndrome facts Autistic savant 'reads minds' Sterilising baby bottles between feedings can help kill germs lurking inside.The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics suggests cleaning baby bottles by:• Filling a clean sink with hot, soapy water.• Putting all bottles – including nipples, rings and caps – into the soapy water.• Cleaning the inside of each bottle using a brush, then rinsing away soapy water with fresh water.• Using a nipple brush to clean nipples, making sure to squirt soapy water through the nipple.• Rinsing all bottle parts under clean running water.• Using sanitized tongs to touch sanitised bottles and parts, and allowing them to dry in a dish drainer. Copyright © 2017 HealthDay. All rights reserved. NEXT ON HEALTH24X More kids and teens heading to ER with headaches 2016-10-24 15:42 More: ChildNews advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Comments have been closed for this article. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... From our sponsors 10 facts about diabetes and insulin you need to know How to care for your vaginal flora JHB - Free Caregiver Workshop with TENA experts - 15 February JHB - Free home visit and assessment with a TENA nurse advisor Live healthier Hello? » SEE: Interesting facts about hearing loss Earworms: Let it go Is it bad to sleep with earplugs all the time? SEE: Do women hear better than men? The reason why men often appear not to be listening could be because they actually can't hear you. Confident smile? » Acidic drinks can harm your kids' smiles The facts on bleaching your teeth Am I taking good care of my teeth? Why are my teeth stained? We know the rules – brush your teeth twice a day and floss to keep them healthy. But, have you ever wondered what causes those stains that sometimes appear?