Friday, April 27, 2012

New evidence on reducing infant pain for immunizations

If you missed it this week, a study in Pediatrics demonstrates the effectiveness of the 5 S's (from the Happiest Baby on the Block guy) in reducing infant pain with shots even more than a simple sugar solution.

Here's the NPR story on the findings.

I plan to do this instead of the sugar water for our new baby's first shots.

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