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Pacifier use may lower risk of SIDS
...diatrics (AAP) Task Force on SIDS, suggesting that pacifier
use be encouraged for children less than one year of age. "Its important to note that the AAPs pacifier
recommendations are not unique," says author Elizabeth Damato, Ph.D., RN. "A variety of studies have...
Pacifier use assists in reducing the incidence of SIDS
...dren's oral health. There are positive effects of pacifier
use, however. In addition to calming the infant, pacifier
use can also assist in reducing the incidence of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, or SIDS, according to...