President Biden met with companies that manufacture and sell baby formula on Thursday to try to curb the nationwide shortage. But for now, many store shelves remain empty. Desperation over the shortage is growing, and some panicked parents are even turning to YouTube for help. Searches for “homemade formula” have spiked over 200% in May of 2022. But doctors strongly discourage people from making homemade formula. Diluting baby formula can also be dangerous.