August 6, 2022
The baby formula shortage is persisting in the US and as it does, many parents may be searching for ways to stretch the existing formula they have. As parents may be tempted to water down baby formula in attempts to make it last longer, Dr. Jeider warns why that is never a good idea and can be very dangerous for the child. Dr. Jeider explains that watering down baby formula can throw off the electrolytes balance and lead to medical issues like seizures and other serious health complications.
Watch below to see Dr. Jeider and other experts weigh in on the shortage.