Formula is a safe alternative to breast milk for babies. Even moms that are breastfeeding often feed their baby formula from time-to-time. Here you'll learn about the different types, how to choose the right baby formula, and more.

The Top Brands of Baby Formula

We compare the four largest formula manufacturers in the United States.

Formula and Diaper Rash

Dr. Alan Greene answers the question, Can changing brands of formula cause diaper rash?

Switching from Formula to Milk

Dr. Allan Greene answers the question, Can I give my 11-month-old milk instead of formula?

Homemade Baby Formula: Is That Safe?!

When it comes to baby formula, some moms make their own, even though experts recommend that buying commercial is best. Get the details on whether DIY'ing formula is an option for you.

Frequently Asked Questions About Formula

Make sure your baby gets all the nutrition he needs.

Formula and Constipation

Dr. Alan Greene answers the question, Could formula with less iron minimize baby's constipation?

The Difference Between Powder, Concentrated Liquid, and Ready-to-Use Formulas

Which preparation of formula is best for your baby -- and your new mom lifestyle?

Infant vs. Toddler Formulas

Dr. Alan Greene answers the question, When should I switch my baby to toddler formula?

Combining Breastfeeding with Formula

Breast is best, but introducing some formula may actually help you keep nursing longer.

Formula Must-Knows

Once you've made the decision to formula-feed, all the choices and steps can leave you scratching your head. This guide can help you figure out the ins and outs of formula-feeding.

All About Formula

How to choose and prepare the right formula for your baby.

How to Prepare a Bottle of Formula

How to prepare a bottle of formula in five easy steps.

How to Buy Baby Formula on a Budget

To prevent Baby from eating through all of your money, be smart about your spending on baby formula. Here are some tips on how to save on formula costs, starting from when you leave the hospital.

What's in Baby Formula?

We consulted the pros to find out what's in the formula you're giving to your baby.

The Facts About Formula

One trip down the drugstore aisle is all it takes to send a rookie mom into full-fledged panic. How do you make the right choice? We asked experts to guide you through it.

How to Buy Formula on a Budget

Deals on baby formula are easy to find if you know how to shop. Here are ways to help save.

All About Hypoallergenic Formulas

Do both cow's milk-based formula and soy-based formula make your baby sick? A third option of formula could give her the nutrition she needs, without the tummy ache.

All About Organic Formulas

Is organic formula right for your baby?