Parents Should Remain Calm During Formula Shortage
June 16, 2022
Parents and families of infants who rely on baby formula for their nutritional needs are scrambling due to the nationwide shortage. Ongoing supply chain issues from the pandemic, coupled with a recall on formula by Abbott Nutrition and the shuttering of their manufacturing plant in Michigan, have significantly impacted the scarcity. By talking to their pediatrician, parents can work to find solutions while production of formula increases in the coming weeks.
Abbott reached an agreement with the FDA to reopen its plant and will start production in the next two weeks. The government has also...