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The Use of Pacifiers; Yea or Nea

on July 10, 2014 in Breastfeeding, Pacifiers

Many, many parents use pacifiers (also called dummies, binkys, paci’s or soothers) for their babies to suck on. But are they a good thing or not? So many babies use pacifiers, that there is an entire industry of not only for them, but for their accessories as well.

There’s no denying a pacifier can work very well at comforting your baby and ending her crying (especially if she has a strong need to suck but hasn’t mastered how to get her fingers into her mouth). Sticking a binky into your baby’s mouth can seem like the magic bullet!

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