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Cleaning Your Baby&Rsquo;s Pacifier

By Nabta Team
Do you feel weird about sucking your baby’s pacifier to clean it? While it may gross you out, studies show that this method of cleaning your baby’s pacifier is benefits your baby due to protective microbes exchanged via saliva. The babies whose parents cleaned pacifiers by sucking on them were protected from allergies, asthma, and eczema for up to 3 years of age. So, the next time your kid drops his pacifier, think about how you want to clean it! 
Source: 
http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/131/6/e1829
 
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