Archive for July, 2007

Poop 411

WARNING: Those with weak stomachs should not read this post! Or, at least not while they are eating. Hi everyone,I was on another Dr. Phil episode recently, but didn’t get a chance to give everyone a head’s up. The family I worked with on the show had two sons with a medical disorder called encopresis. […]

Soy milk before a year of age

This post is a response to Tony regarding soy milk. The recommendation of the American Academy of Pediatrics is that babies under one year of age receive breast milk (preferably) or infant formula so that they receive the nutrients they need. While soy milk is a fine alternative to cow’s milk after one year of […]

Question of the day: Is it ok to mix formula with cow's milk

Reader Amy F writes in today with question about mixing formula and cow’s milk: My daughter is 10 months old and breast fed. We started trying out cow’s milk just recently. Knowing that it does not have all the needed nutrients as breast milk, I was wondering if I can add formula to milk for […]