Keep your baby safe
Whether they're really a threat isn't clear. Bisphenol A, or BPA, a compound used in baby bottles and other products, leeches into baby formula. Tests in animals show it may be hazardous, leading federal scientists to find there is "some concern" that BPA might harm the development of fetuses, babies and children. That's enough for many parents to seek alternatives.
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