Cronobacter-Sakazakii is a type of bacteria that can cause serious illness in infants. This bacteria can be found in powdered infant formula and other foods that are not prepared safely. Infections can be life-threatening, causing sepsis, meningitis, and other complications. Parents are urged to take steps to minimize their babies’ risk of exposure to Cronobacter-Sakazakii. This can include using sterile water to mix formula, preparing and storing food properly, and washing hands before handling babies. If your child shows signs of infection, seek medical attention immediately. Cronobacter-Sakazakii may be rare, but it is a serious threat to the health of infants. Prevention is key.