Rivers of drool run from my baby’s mouth, bibs and clothing get saturated. I’m doing my best to keep her dry but I’ve been finding some bibs/clothing are going mouldy in one day! Is this harmful?

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Posted anonymously, 13th September 2016


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  • How?!?! Pretty sure we’ve all had dribbled kids and constant wet patches, but never have I heard of it causing mould!



  • Have not had this problem. Sounds worrying. Maybe have lots of dry clothes on hand and wash and dry the others asap.



  • My kids were always either wet from dribbling or nappies and never once have mould develop. Not sure if it is the house ventilation ( but doubt it ) , so maybe as soon it is wet just wash it and change to dry clothes, bibs etc… and make sure it is dried properly outside. I’ve had my pots go a bit mouldy in the kitchen because I didn’t wipe dry properly so I re-washed it again . Best of luck .



  • This always happened to me too! I had to chuck the bibs cos nothing would het the mould out


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