Do not microwave, boil or steam sterilize. This item is not a toy. Never leave child unattended while eating or drinking. Always inspect Fresh Food Feeder after each cleaning and before each use. Always check that the snap-tight lock is secure. Discard and replace item at first sign of wear or damage. This item is not a pacifier and should not be used as one. When baby is finished with the feeder, take the feeder out of reach.