• The Baby-Formula Shortage Signifies a Much Larger Problem at Hand

    12 days ago - By Pop Sugar

    A baby-formula shortage that has been slowly intensifying for months is now reaching a state of emergency in the US: over 40 percent of formula is out of stock across the country, according to a report from Datasembly. Caregivers faced with empty shelves are sharing stories of finding price-gouged bottles online and feeding their infants cows' milk or homemade or watered-down formula. The latter strategies go against doctors' recommendations , as cow's milk can slow growth in children under a year old, and homemade or altered formula may lack the right nutritional balance and cause other...
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