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Changing Baby Nutrition for the Next Generation

As parents, our standards for baby nutrition have risen dramatically in the past few decades, yet the infant formula options available have remained the same. We are more involved than ever in raising our children, paying close attention to our babies’ growth, reading formula labels, and scrutinizing every ingredient in everything we feed to our

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A Parent with a Dream: Better Baby Nutrition and Peace of Mind

Harmony began with Del Afonso, a parent who spent countless sleepless nights worrying about the nutrition of his children. His infant daughter suffered from cow’s milk allergy and his wife was having trouble breastfeeding, so their feeding options were very limited. With 15 years of experience creating specialty formulas for allergic babies and surrounded by

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Going Beyond Your Baby’s Nutrition

At Harmony, we are committed to providing more than just nutrition. We provide nourishment for babies’ bellies by utilizing only the best ingredients and provide comfort for parents’ minds by listening to them, supporting them through information on allergies and formula from experts, and giving them peace of mind with a formula that is very

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biotechnology

GMO-Free: Why Change What Nature Designed?

Harmony is an entirely GMO-free product. We are trying to bring our infant formula as close as possible to natural breast milk. Nature designed human breast milk to be perfect for our babies, so there is no reason to modify it and including GMOs would only bring us further from that goal.  Harmony uses special

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cow's milk allergy

Baby Formula: The Major Problem

Your baby does not have the same nutritional needs as a calf. If your baby drank only cow’s milk, he/she would be severely malnourished, because cow’s milk is not designed to meet the nutritional needs of a human infant. Cow’s milk is made for calves. The major problem with infant formula is that it is

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Dr. Raphaëlle O’Connor, Putting Together the Game Changing Formula

Harmony is paving the way to revolutionize how we think about baby nutrition. In the front lines working hands-on with our breast milk component based infant formula is our Head of Product Development, Dr. Raphaëlle O’Connor. Keeping in mind regulatory approval, commercialization, and most importantly, the best possible nutrition to infants, Raphaëlle is working in

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The Evolution and Future of Infant Nutrition

In this post, we give a brief overview of how the options for feeding an infant have changed over time, starting with the wet nurse, which was the first alternative a mother had to breastfeeding, and bringing it to the present, where Harmony is taking the next big step in improving infant formula. Wet Nurse:

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cow's milk allergy

Parents and Scientists Converge to Create a Better Solution for Allergic Babies

Del Afonso, Harmony’s Founder and CEO, is extremely experienced in the world of infant formula, spending over 15 years creating specialty formulas for a variety of different dietary conditions, including cow’s milk allergy (CMA). More importantly, however, Del is the father to a cow’s milk allergic baby, giving him a personal connection and drive to

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biotechnology

Harmony Wins Lab Central’s Ignite Golden Ticket

We are very excited to announce Harmony has won Lab Central’s 2021 Ignite Golden Ticket competition! This competition is designed to help bring up founders that are underrepresented in the biotech industry whose startups are having a high impact on improving human health.  As a reward for winning this competition, Lab Central will cover the

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Harmony Featured on the Artesian Podcast

Our founder, Del Afonso, recently appeared on Artesian’s ArteHouse Innovation series podcast to give an insightful interview on the current state of baby nutrition and how Harmony is setting the new standard for care.  Listen to the full interview between Del and Artesian’s Tim and Ali here: https://open.spotify.com/episode/20M0yQ7ykT4bdnn4D0PTYu?si=15855c610cdb44bb  See Artesian’s summary of the interview below.

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