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And that a video gone viral of -- Hollywood star borrowing a parenting technique from the bird.
These are pictures of a -- of -- -- -- Silverstone the actress chewing her baby's food and then -- it directly into his -- -- Why.
It's I don't know it's that look at this here's the thing -- -- is Silverstone we all -- as an actor she's also well known animal rights activist and she posted this video Megan on her web site.
She's proud of this though she never does say exactly why she does that you can see right here she choose the food -- that's her eleven month old son bear and then from her mouth.
She puts it directly into his mouth.
And all along we don't have the natural sound of this I wish we did that all along she kind of talks about what she's doing here.
And you see the baby eats it right there well we wet and decided to get a medical expert on this our own eighteen doctor Mark -- to find out.
Not just about the -- factor but about the health factor and all this.
We carry thousands of different kinds of bacteria in our -- -- it is true that our saliva helps us to fight some of this off but it is not a 100% and you'd never know what bacteria carrying at any given time.
And a child under the age of one is particularly.
Susceptible to bacteria they don't have their -- immune defenses yet.
Yet other doctors said -- bacteria but the talk about the viruses as well the possible herpes virus a cold sores which are very common.
If you're under the age of one they can be very bad for an infant and the psychological trauma to boot on top of that.
Alicia Silverstone by the way throughout this thing never does give us.
Exactly why she's.
She's doing this but she's apparently very proud of it because she posted.
You know I have an eleven apple at home and I have a tip -- -- down unlike birds.
They have aren't.
Any hands and they can just upload right up little training put it in the road map it's a miracle.
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