Formula

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.

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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.

Parents are Going to Extremes To Import European Formula, Here’s Why

To access European formula, American parents either need to know someone traveling overseas or order through a formula dealer. Is it worth all that effort? Here’s what we found out.

Is European Baby Formula Really Better?

Some parents are going to great lengths to get European baby formula because they think it's safer and more nutritious than American formula—even when you can't legally buy it here. Is it worth the risk? Here's the scoop.

Organic Baby Formula: Everything You Need to Know

Learn the facts about organic baby formula so you can decide if it's right for your infant. Plus, experts weigh in on the best organic formula brands out there.

Toddler Formula vs. Cow's Milk: Experts Debunk What’s Best

What is toddler milk, and is the powdered drink beneficial for your little one? Here, experts weigh in on your child's diet after breastfeeding or formula-feeding.

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Baby Formula and Constipation: What You Need to Know

Is there such thing as a 'best formula for constipated babies'? Pediatricians weigh in.

How Much Formula to Feed a Newborn

Learn how much formula to feed the littlest member of the family, and how often he should receive a bottle.

10 Things NOT to Say to a Formula-Feeding Mom

After nourishing three babies with formula, I've heard it all. (I don't deserve to be a mom because I'm not breastfeeding? Ouch!) These are just some of the things people say to moms who use baby formula—and they're not helpful at all.