Illinois School Funding Data Fuel Reform DebateNewly released figures that show downstate school districts gaining at the expense of suburban ones have fueled a debate among lawmakers about a proposed overhaul of the complicated school funding formula that Illinois has used for almost two decades.
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Should Hospitals Lock Up Baby Formula To Promote Breast Feeding? While hospitals in Illinois are now required to take more steps to encourage mothers to breast-feed their newborns, New York is taking the additional measure of locking up hospitals' stockpile of infant formula.
Infant Dead, Another Sick From Bacteria In Baby FormulaThe two infants contracted the bacterial infection Cronobacter sakazakii (C. sakazakii), which is associated with powdered infant feeding formulas, a release from the Illinois Department of Public Health said.
Breast Milk Sharing Becoming Popular Choice For MomsMany women are bypassing traditional breast milk banks for a cheaper, easier alternative: breast milk sharing. It's a potentially risky option for your baby unless you know the right questions to ask.