Is it okay to switch back and forth between formula and breastmilk?

Answer Well you can BUT using formula may as you say cause sensitivities and can further cause your supply to decrease. There is also a small chance that switching can cause anemia. Formula can cause th... Read More »

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Hypothetical question: If formula was better than breastmilk - would you still breastfeed?

I think I'd do half and half...I enjoy breastfeeding most of the time. I know it's not necessary for bonding (my first was formula fed), but it is a little experience that's just for us, mum and ba... Read More »

How to Switch Baby Formula?

The proper technique for switching infant formulas will vary depending on whether you are changing the formula for medical or preferential reasons. Follow the steps below to learn how to switch you... Read More »

When can you switch a baby from formula to milk?

Babies can be switched from formula to milk after their first birthday. The fat content needed for healthy brain development in children under the age of 2 requires that whole, not low fat or skim,... Read More »

How do i switch a baby from soy formula to whole milk?

After the First BirthdayOnce the baby is a year old, he or she is ready for whole cow's milk. To make the transition from soy-based formula, start by mixing the two in baby's bottle by replacing 1/... Read More »