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Re: [IP] Baby formula

There is rice milk. Or have you asked about milk from a breast milk bank?

Jan and ?

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "E Williamsen" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Monday, April 14, 2008 5:31 PM
Subject: [IP] Baby formula

> My wife and I have a 4.5 month old baby girl.  We have been (ok, she has
> been) exclusively breast feeding her for several reasons, one of which was
> the existence of studies showing that babies with a genetic predisposition
> to Type I diabetes had an increased incidence of the disease when they 
> were
> given cow milk based baby formula before a certain age (I think 6 months).
> Soy based products have a lot of other controversial issues.  For several
> reasons, we may have to start supplementing formula into her diet.  My 
> wife
> and I are completely at a loss for what to do, though.  Are there formulas
> out there that are neither soy nor cow's milk based?  Am I totally off the
> deep end with this issue?  Thanks for any help,
> Erik
> .
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