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Babies should be given warm formula to prevent colic. Myth. There's no evidence that babies who are given formula straight from the refrigerator suffer any problems.
Babies who drink iron-fortified formula often get constipated. Myth. Many studies have shown that iron-fortified formula changes the color of stools, making them darker, but there's no proof that it affects a baby's gastrointestinal system.
Babies should be given low-fat, skim, or goat's milk before 12 months of age. Myth. Low-fat and skim milk provide too much protein for a baby's kidneys to handle and so may overwork them. Goat's milk lacks folic acid, an important nutrient, and has been associated with allergic reactions when fed to young infants.
If you suspect your baby cannot tolerate or has an allergy to formula, you should switch to another type. Myth. Changing formulas may in fact mask a problem, making it more difficult to diagnosis. It's important that you report any suspected signs of formula intolerance or allergy to your child's healthcare provider. She'll then help you determine if a change is necessary.
Hm.. one and two make sense to me that they'd be true. My stomach gets upset sometimes if I drink a cold soda, and iron supplements make adults constipated. I can totally see where those two are coming from. Not saying they still aren't myths.. but I think every baby is different. I'm sure not everyone's stomach cramps when they drink water from a drinking fountain.