Wellness - Other | 1-3 yrs

Scientific Facts About Formula Feeding​


Formula feeding is a healthy alternative for parents who are unable to breastfeed or who decide not to. It provides babies with the nutrients they need to grow and thrive.

When it comes to purchasing formula, you have many options. It can be purchased pre-mixed, powdered, or concentrated all of which are equally good for the baby.

Go through this ClipBook to read on for more scientific facts about formula feeding.


Formula-Fed Babies Are Happier

It is often said that breast is best. But bottle-fed babies are the best behaved. A study of British infants found those who were breast-fed cried more, smiled and laughed less and were harder to soothe and get off to sleep than their formula-fed...

Formula Doesn't Actually Help Babies Sleep

You’ve probably heard parents say that formula helped their baby sleep better at night. Could this be true? Before you give a bottle, read this first.

Formula-Fed Babies Grow Faster

A number of studies have revealed a link between rapid weight gain in infancy and a tendency towards obesity later in life. Furthermore, formula-fed children are known to grow faster during the first year of life than babies that are breastfed.

Formula-Fed Babies Are At Risk For Obesity

How is it that formula feeding increases the risk of overweight and obesity? Here are 4 possible ways.

Formula-Fed Babies Get Sick More

According to researchers, the obsession with promoting breastfeeding could be putting babies health at risk as mothers are not being given enough information about how to bottle feed their children.

Formula-Fed Babies Have Stronger Bones

Breastfeeding is widely recognized as nature’s best source of nutrition for optimal growth and development of babies. According to a study, findings suggest that most babies will require a supplement regardless of how they're fed.

Breastfeeding Vs. Formula Feeding

Choosing whether to breastfeed or formula feed their baby is one of the biggest decisions expectant and new parents will make.

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