Let me be clear—there is no real substitute for breast milk. It is simply the best food for your baby. It provides all the nourishment they require and builds immunities protecting your baby against developing certain infections to which they will be exposed.
Now that I’ve said that, I know some of my patients decide to bottle-feed. If you do please discuss this with your health care professional, and investigate all of the formula alternatives.
- Bottlefeeding Tips
- Choosing Formula
- Choosing Nipples
- Comparing Formulas
- Comparision of Formulas and Breastmilk
- Follow-Up Formulas
- How Formulas Are Made
- How Much and How Often to Feed
- Hypoallergenic Formula
- Lactose-Free Formula
- Safe Formula-Feeding Tips
- Soy Formulas?
- Switching from Formula to Cow’s Milk