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laconicsax Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-25-08 11:09 PM
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29. Just like breast milk--except for the melamine and reduced nutritional value.
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  -FDA finds traces of melamine in US infant formula debbierlus  Nov-25-08 07:25 PM   #0 
  - This shit has to stop.  OhioChick   Nov-25-08 07:38 PM   #1 
  - Not until WalMart is defeated  DainBramaged   Nov-25-08 07:46 PM   #3 
  - PE Obama has so much work to do, it's mind-boggling  PearliePoo2   Nov-25-08 09:11 PM   #15 
  - Infants have the most susceptible immune system.  no_hypocrisy   Nov-25-08 07:42 PM   #2 
  - Chinese "ethics"  streakr   Nov-25-08 07:49 PM   #4 
  - Melamine doesn't affect the immune system. It affects kidney function.  kestrel91316   Nov-25-08 08:36 PM   #9 
     - Point taken. I was going for how their systems can't fight against even  no_hypocrisy   Nov-25-08 09:45 PM   #17 
        - Well, that's not quite true. Melamine by itself was not the problem  kestrel91316   Nov-26-08 02:24 PM   #36 
  - Harmful chemicals in our food, water and vaccines  Popol Vuh   Nov-25-08 08:03 PM   #5 
  - Not surprising.  drm604   Nov-25-08 08:11 PM   #6 
  - Forget this formula shit...  ingac70   Nov-25-08 08:18 PM   #7 
  - Only problem...  awoke_in_2003   Nov-25-08 08:34 PM   #8 
  - we are so screwed  PearliePoo2   Nov-25-08 08:55 PM   #11 
     - Then they will just parse the sentence...  awoke_in_2003   Nov-25-08 09:14 PM   #16 
  - That is a horrible formula  Mojorabbit   Nov-25-08 08:59 PM   #13 
  - I could not use formula  Windycitychic   Nov-25-08 11:28 PM   #31 
     - I am glad it worked for you.  Mojorabbit   Nov-26-08 12:54 AM   #32 
  - Good reply.  murielm99   Nov-25-08 10:50 PM   #28 
     - My little niece...  ingac70   Nov-26-08 07:18 PM   #38 
  - top selling brands ...  CountAllVotes   Nov-25-08 08:38 PM   #10 
  - We used the Enfamil LIPIL stuff  underpants   Nov-25-08 10:23 PM   #23 
  - So is there any brand without this shit in it?  Strawman   Nov-25-08 08:57 PM   #12 
  - When Good Start first came out I asked our pediatrician about it.  Doremus   Nov-25-08 09:09 PM   #14 
  - The AAP does not recommend cow's milk for children under 1 year old  Strawman   Nov-25-08 09:48 PM   #18 
     - Why change formulas then?  Doremus   Nov-25-08 10:13 PM   #21 
  - I strongly encourage everyone to boycott Nestle  nodehopper   Nov-26-08 02:13 AM   #33 
     - me too this is an evil company  lovuian   Nov-26-08 03:15 PM   #37 
  - The levels found might actually be safe, but the formulas are probably crap anyway,  mcg   Nov-25-08 09:49 PM   #19 
  - That's the FDA's job  gravity   Nov-25-08 10:03 PM   #20 
  - From a bit of Googling, 2.5 parts per million is the US threshold, except for formula  FarCenter   Nov-25-08 10:29 PM   #25 
  - I was afraid of that - I have been very aware of the danger since my sweet dog died 2 years ago from  1776Forever   Nov-25-08 10:18 PM   #22 
  - So sorry about your doggie. I know a few people who lost animals to that crime  debbierlus   Nov-25-08 10:41 PM   #26 
  - I know it is awful! I just bought a couple of things today at Odd Lots & forgot to check them...  1776Forever   Nov-26-08 08:52 PM   #39 
  - I expect the Obama administration to take massive action  themartyred   Nov-25-08 10:43 PM   #27 
     - And now we know why Bush and Family are moving to South America - link.....  1776Forever   Nov-26-08 08:56 PM   #40 
  - That'll but some hair on their chests  HEyHEY   Nov-25-08 10:27 PM   #24 
  - Just like breast milk--except for the melamine and reduced nutritional value.  laconicsax   Nov-25-08 11:09 PM   #29 
  - Me either no words :O K&R  pam4water   Nov-25-08 11:26 PM   #30 
  - If mclame had "won" the election... melamine would have been declared a natural mineral.  truthisfreedom   Nov-26-08 03:54 AM   #34 
  - This is the problem with labels indicating origin. It won't tell  Vinca   Nov-26-08 06:03 AM   #35 
 

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