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The pros and cons of dummies and when to stop using them.

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Dummies (also known as pacifiers and soothers) can be a controversial topic. The decision to use a dummy is entirely up to you. There is no right or wrong way and each baby is different in terms of their self-soothing skills, and their preference to use a dummy or not.

There is no "right" age to introduce a dummy; some babies have one from birth, some when they're much older (However you soon read my preference)! Some babies use them for sleep only, and other babies have a dummy to comfort them…

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