Tat for Teat, or Baby Formula Not So Bad Really
Last week, the NY Times ran a story titled "Breast-Feed or Else," which, among other things, compared raising babies with formula to smoking. The indispensable bullshit detector otherwise known as STATS has produced a through debunking of the Times' story.
We found that a lot of those who advocate breast-feeding are relying on voodoo science; it may not have a harmful affect for most women, but it could negatively impact those who would otherwise prefer not to nurse for an assortment of reasons.
Read the whole STATS piece here.