Formula Feeding

The early days with your baby are a great time to get to know and love each other.

This can be done by keeping your baby close to you, enjoying skin contact and feeding according to these tips. Babies feel more secure if most feeds are given by their parents, especially in the early weeks, as this helps them to build a strong bond. Click here to learn more!

The James Cook University Hospital Middlesbrough

For information and support around safe preparation of formula and tips for getting off to a good start with formula feeding click here.

We do not recommend the use of infant formula preparation machines or baby kettles

There are a number of infant formula preparation machines and baby kettles on the market. However, we know that there are problems with these devices that can lead to your baby becoming seriously unwell.

Click here to learn how to make up baby formula safely.