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Bottle feeding

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Bottle feeding with formula

Information on bottle feeding with baby formula including how much and how often, which formula is best, the added extras, plus links to trusted resources.

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Bottle-feeding babies: equipment & formula | Raising Children Network

Our guide to bottle-feeding babies explains what bottle-feeding equipment you need, how to clean and sterilise equipment and how to make up infant formula.

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Pregnancy - Pregnancy Topics - Formula feeding (bottle feeding)

Some women will have breastfeeding difficulties that are hard to overcome and they may need to, or choose to, feed their baby formula. Sometimes formula feeding provides an alternative to breastfeeding that works well for a mother and her family.

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Bottle-feeding formula: Aboriginal parents | Raising Children Network

Use this picture guide for Aboriginal parents to get steps for bottle-feeding and giving infant formula.

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Infant formula and bottle-feeding for babies | Raising Children Network

A discussion of formula and bottle-feeding, with information on comparing formula, types of formula including soy formula, formula additives, changing formula, and follow-on formula.

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Feeding twins

Feeding twins can be quite challenging and requires patience and support. Find practical tips on breastfeeding or bottle feeding your twins.

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Formula feeding

Learn more about bottle feeding with formula, how to feed your baby with formula, cleaning and sterilising baby bottles and reflux from a trusted source.

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Parenting and Child Health - Health Topics - Drinks for children - easy read

For infant formula, have a look at the topic 'Bottle feeding - making up formula' for more information.

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Parenting and Child Health - Health Topics - Bottle feeding - making up formula

It is best to use tap water to make up your baby's formula. Most tap water has fluoride in it, which is important for your baby's teeth. Remember toboil the water until your baby is at least 6 months old

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Parenting and Child Health - Health Topics - Bottle feeding - drinks for babies

Use formula as your baby's main drink until 12 months of age.After this age, you may offer full cream cow's milk from a cup.

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