Infant Nutrition

Whether a parent decides to breastfeed exclusively, formula feed, or use a combination of both to meet their infant’s nutritional needs, the Infant Nutrition Council of America believes parents should be supported in their decision.

Don’t Let these Spooky Infant Nutrition Myths Haunt You

Infant feeding shouldn’t be scary, however, there’re some myths about this topic that can leave some parents confused and spooked ...
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Don’t Let These Spooky Infant Nutrition Myths Haunt You: Quiz

Infant feeding shouldn’t be scary, however, there are some myths about this topic that can leave some parents confused and ...

3 Reasons Homemade Infant Formula is Dangerous

How you feed your baby is an important and personal decision rooted in individual beliefs, circumstances and experiences. Some well-intentioned ...

Healthy Habits From the Start: Quiz

Healthy eating habits are easier to maintain when you start with them from day one. They can start as early ...

Healthy Habits From the Start: Raising a Generation of Healthy Eaters

Healthy eating habits are easier to maintain when you start with them from day one. They can start as early ...
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The Lifespan of Breast Milk – Video

Keep these time frames in mind when preparing or storing breast milk. Watch this video to learn more about the lifespan ...
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Infant Formula Bottle Prep – Video

When preparing your infant's breast milk or formula, safe, clean bottle prep is key ...
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Breast Milk Storage

New parents are bombarded with a million details to remember in order to safely navigate the first few months of ...
how to tell if your baby is full

How to Tell If Your Baby is Full – Video

Three quick questions to help you determine if your baby has had enough to eat ...
bottle feeding twins

Feeding Multiples: Power is in the Eye of the Bottle Holder

It’s a simple formula (no pun intended); twins equal twice the crying, twice the diapers, and twice the feeding. Bottle ...
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Myth Busters: Debunking 5 Infant Nutrition Myths

We've debunked the truth behind some common infant nutrition myths. [masterslider id="2"] ...
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Life with a Newborn is Chaotic, but Your Bottle Prep Shouldn’t Be

Babies can be dirty, little creatures. Diapers, spit up, throw up — you name it. With an infant you’re exhausted, ...
lifespan of breast milk

The Lifespan of Breast Milk

Proper breast milk storage and use is an important safety consideration. Today’s modern parents have many options to store breast ...
preparing infant formula

Remember Wash, Mix and Warm when Preparing Infant Formula

New parents are bombarded with a million details to remember in order to safely navigate the first few months of ...
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Water, Water, Everywhere – Make Sure it’s Safe for Baby

Water is a staple of life; it’s also a staple of bottle feeding. There’s no way around it, you’ll need ...
homemade baby formula

Homemade Baby Formula is Not a Safe Feeding Choice

Making homemade food for your baby, whether it’s yummy mashed bananas or sweet potatoes, is a nutritious thing to do ...
how to tell if your baby is full

How to Tell if Your Baby is Full

Unlike adults, babies can’t push their chairs away from the dinner table and say “No thanks, I’m full.” Though babies ...
Babies with a Dairy Intolerance

Alternatives for Babies with a Dairy Intolerance or Allergy

Feeding your newborn should be a positive experience so if there are signs of discomfort during or shortly after eating, ...