Baby Formula

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Local Hospitals Weigh In On Breastfeeding Debate

At Magee Women’s Hospital, new parents are no longer sent home with a bag of free formula. The hospital stopped doing this to urge mothers to breast feed instead for the nutritional benefits, immune system building and bonding.

08/02/2012

Doctors at Children's Hospital are participating in a 10-year study looking at the potential role baby formula plays in the development of Type I diabetes.

Infant Formula Could Play Role In Type I Diabetes

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Type I diabetes typically strikes in childhood and requires careful monitoring with finger sticks and insulin injections. Local researchers are hoping to be able to prevent the condition with diet. Can feeding […]

KDKA-TV–11/11/2010

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