Pros and Cons: Breastfeeding vs. formula

Experts discuss the pros and cons of breastfeeding vs. formula.

A rally was held at the state capitol Tuesday for Breastfeeding Awareness Day.

For some mother, when breastfeeding isn't an option or they make the choice not to breastfeed, they turn to formula.

Are there benefits to breastfeeding that you can't get from formula?

The Arkansas Children's Nutrition Center is one of only two USDA children's nutrition centers in the country, partnering with UAMS, the USDA and Arkansas Children's Hospital.

Dr. Sean Adams, the center's directer and chief of developmental nutrition with UAMS pediatrics, discusses the pros and cons of breastfeeding vs. formula.

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