Lifestyle

Every day, parents make the important and personal decision about how to feed their infant– a decision rooted in individual beliefs, circumstances and experiences.  The Infant Nutrition Council of America believes in supporting parents in their lifestyle decision whether it’s to formula feed, breastfeed exclusively, or use a combination of both.

Quiz: Are You Prepared To Fly With Your Infant?

Flying with an infant can be daunting. Become familiar with the TSA guidelines for bringing breast milk or formula in ...

Parenting in the Information Age: Whose Advice Is Reliable?

In today’s digital age, moms and dads have instant access to many different parenting resources. New parents often look to ...
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Going Back to Work After Baby

Transitioning back to work after baby can be difficult, but the feeding decision parents make shouldn't be. Download ...

9 Must-Haves For Infants in Emergency Situations

In emergency situations, it's important to have prepared supplies not only for your family, but also for your infant. Here ...

Feeding Choices of Famous Parents with Multiples

Famous celebrity moms, especially of multiples, make the same feeding decisions all parents do. Check out the feeding choices of ...

9 Must-Haves For Infants in Emergency Situations

When families are left with limited water, power and resources during a natural disaster or emergency, it’s important to have ...
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Have Infant, Will Travel

Traveling with an infant can be daunting. Whether heading out for a fun summer getaway, taking a trip during the ...
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Attention Parents: Choose Your Parenting Information Wisely!

By: Dr. Meg Meeker I’ve been a pediatrician for more than 25 years, and I’ve worked with parents from a ...
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Put “Shared Values” and “Good Listener” at the Top of Your Pediatrician Search Checklist

By: Dr. Meg Meeker I love being interviewed by new parents who are thinking of bringing their babies to my ...
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The Rules for Being a Modern Grandparent

By: Dr. Meg Meeker If 40 is the new 30, then 60 is the new 50, especially if you have ...

Parenting in the Information Age: How Do You Know the Information’s Reliable?

They may not have flying cars or robot housekeepers – yet. But most modern parents are really connected digitally, with ...
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Looking For a Pediatrician? Find One Who Shares Your Philosophies

Screaming ear infection? Mysterious rash? Advice on how to feed and treat your child? Parents rely on their pediatricians for ...

Bonding During Feeding – It’s Not Just for Moms Anymore

Bonding with your newborn is one of the earliest building blocks of a lasting relationship. Bonding encourages parents to nurture ...
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Tips for Going Back To Work After Having A Baby

For weeks, perhaps months, you have showered your newborn with undivided love and attention, but now comes the realization that ...