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Health Alert - Infant Formula Recall & Shortage Update

posted on 5/17/22

Since the formula recall in February,  information continues to become available, Jones County Public Health encourage families to refer to the following websites for information from the FDA and the USDA regarding the infant formula recall and shortage. 

FDA Press Release 

FDA - Q&A for consumers

USDA - Infant Formula Safety Website 

"WIC enrolled families who need assistance finding formula should contact their local WIC clinic. If they are unable to contact their community clinic, they can call 1-800-532-1579. 

Any Iowan seeking breastfeeding support can contact the WIC clinic in their community or contact their infant’s health care provider." IDPH Media Release, 5/12/22