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by 260 · January 12, 2014 at 11:54 PM

I am planning on breastfeeding, but due to complicated health issues, I am not sure how long I will be able to do so. I have researched the best commercially available infant formulas (according to Weston A. Price and the Paleo community) and... (more)

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by 5 · May 11, 2013 at 9:45 PM

I would like to start transitioning my 8 month old to a paleo diet. Unfortunately, I stopped breastfeeding at 4 months so she is on formula, which I will probably continue until she is 10/11 months. Does anyone have experience with giving babies... (more)

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RK 0 · May 11, 2013 at 9:45 PM

Weston Price Foundation has a great article on alternative milks for babies and toddlers. The main purpose is to make a homemade formula, but there's a lot of detailed info on what things you might need to add in to make them a more "complete"... (more)

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by 2282 · September 19, 2013 at 8:46 PM

It seems like so many people I speak to in my age group (I'm 25) are foregoing breast feeding for their newborns and opting for bottle feeding instead. This of course does not apply to people who cannot breastfeed for whatever reason. It seems... (more)

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The_Quilt 0 · March 14, 2013 at 10:32 PM

http://intoxicatedonlife.com/breastfeeding-tips/

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by 664 · July 14, 2012 at 9:59 PM

This is diet related. Ideal nutrition creates the conditions for perfect health, which is reflected in our growth and the formula for phi (Phi=(1+√n)/2) has something to do with ideal growth in all things, IMO. (See... (more)

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by 10170 · March 20, 2012 at 3:14 PM

Paleo is not about re-enactment. Paleo is about making informed choices in a modern world. What commercially available brand (available in Europe/Belgium) of baby/infant formula would you give to your child. Or which one certainly not. And... (more)

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Smee 0 · March 20, 2012 at 2:09 PM

I've just been faced with the same question myself, and after much research have found that either raw goats milk, made in a home-made formula below, or Nanny Care goats milk formula (http://www.vitacare.co.uk/) to be the best option. Goats milk... (more)

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by 50 · January 11, 2012 at 2:54 AM

I have a two and a half month old baby boy who I cannot breastfeed for medical reasons. I am new to the Paleo lifestyle, My husband and I are starting this weekend with our 3 and 2 year old after I go grocery shopping for some meat! My son is on... (more)

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brittany_2 0 · January 11, 2012 at 2:54 AM

I make the homemade formula. I slowly introduced it in small portions and increased the ratio slowly over about a week. Just like anything else sometimes their tummies need a slow transition. She has been on it for the past 3 months and is 9... (more)

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by 2116 · December 15, 2011 at 1:49 AM

Reading around this and other sites, I think we need a common formula on which we can all agree, in order to persuade the doubters. Then we can focus on this rather than on our differences of opinion. I'd like to suggest the following: Optimum... (more)

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Chickenosaurus_Rex 0 · December 15, 2011 at 1:25 AM

So if I eat nothing and do no exercise all day, then Optimum Health = 0, regardless of what happened on a previous day? How do you measure hormone imbalance? What units are you using? Are you scaling the units of each variable so that 100%... (more)

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by 60 · July 04, 2012 at 3:37 AM

Just Bought "advanced health formula" from primal blueprint. Any thoughts on overall effectiveness and value? I was also thinking of buying the more expensive damage control but opted to go start with this.

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stephanie_15 0 · July 04, 2012 at 3:37 AM

Its amazing! I recommed it to everyone. I used to have to sleep through the day now I have heaps of energy and I don't even really get sick anymore and if I do I take my vitamins in the morning and it works better then cold and flu tablets and I... (more)

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by 2119 · August 22, 2011 at 8:44 PM

those who were formula fed have not only underdeveloped guts but lower mineral and nutrient reserves. This relays lifelong gut problems, but also nutrient delivery problems, chemical regulation in the brain, autoimmune trouble, and soooo much... (more)

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Stacy_3 0 · August 22, 2011 at 4:59 PM

I wouldn't be surprised by those findings, but since we are a constantly evolving species I'd expect to see a bell curve at the very least. I think it's a good platform to start, no matter who you are, to avoid chemicals and processed foods -... (more)

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by 1361 · November 11, 2013 at 2:46 AM

My mother still thinks it's healthy. What can I tell her is wrong with it and why breast milk is ideal?

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TS 0 · August 18, 2011 at 6:59 PM

I always point to examples of such medical "alternatives" that were eventually accepted as normal, but eventually turned out to be very dangerous (trans fats for butter, tobacco in general, medicinal use of addictive drugs such as cocaine/heroin,... (more)

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by 259 · January 03, 2012 at 5:28 AM

Ok, so I feel a little funny asking this question, but I know there is a lot to be learned from other's experiences, so here goes. My wife and I are expecting our son to be born anytime, so it's an exciting and crazy-feeling time right now. She... (more)

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issakova 0 · January 03, 2011 at 10:43 AM

I think it's wonderful that your wife is committing to 6 months, any amount of breastfeeding is good. I aslo think people should stop being judgemental and holier than thou when it comes to breastfeeding. If she can breastfeed for 2 years great,... (more)