GMO Ingredients: Genetically Modified Organisms in Food
Our contributor makes a case for choosing organic.
Elemental formulas are designed for the most allergic and intolerant infants. Free of milk, soy and any other food base, these formulas were created in the laboratory from basic amino acids, the building blocks of protein. Because the proteins are in their simplest chemical form and require no further breakdown, elemental formulas have been used successfully to nourish the most digestively impaired and sensitive infants. They are expensive and the last resort when other feeding strategies have failed. In Dr. Cís experience, elemental formulas were unquestionably reliable.