Feeding

Feeding a baby is among the top concerns new parents have. How do you know if your baby is getting enough to eat?Here you'll learn about baby nutrition. We'll teach you about formula, and when to start solid foods. We'll also explore bottlefeeding, help you with feeding problems, and go in depth about feeding your baby the first year.

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Why Formula is So Expensive—Financially and Emotionally
Instead of fighting for every mother's access to healthy, affordable formula, research focuses on the positives of breastfeeding. But what about parents who want to formula-feed and can't afford to?
Baby-Led Weaning is Becoming the New 'Breast is Best'—But It's Time to Squash Both
The pressure for parents to do baby-led weaning is growing, but there's no one "right" way to feed your baby.
What Is Nipple Confusion in Babies?
If you introduce a bottle too early, your baby might develop nipple confusion. Learn more about why it happens and how to help your little one switch between breastfeeding and bottle-feeding with ease.
A Guide to Bottle Nipple Sizes: How to Choose the Right Level
Baby bottle nipples aren't one size fits all. Here's how to choose a nipple based on your little one's age and desired flow level.
The Most Lifelike Bottles for Breastfed Babies
Planning to give your breastfed baby some pumped breast milk or formula? Learn how to ease the transition between nursing and bottle-feeding, and check out our round-up of the best bottles to prevent nipple confusion.
'American' Baby Food Isn't for Me—Here's Why I Feed My Son Bengali Food
Growing up I was told my culture's cuisine was "exotic" and unhealthy—but then I became a mom and started seeing things differently.
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How Much Should a Newborn Eat?
Nourishing your baby can be a daunting task for the first few weeks. Whether you're using the breast or the bottle, this newborn feeding schedule can serve as a guide.
Baby Feeding Chart: How Much and When to Feed Infants the First Year
All babies develop at different rates, but these guidelines suggest what to feed your infant and when to feed it.

If You Don’t Have the Baby Formula You Need, Here’s What to Do

Coronavirus hasn’t caused a baby formula shortage, but COVID-19 has shoppers hoarding necessities including baby formula. Don’t panic if you can’t find yours. While homemade formula is never safe, there are smart steps to take to keep your baby healthy and fed.