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Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Pacifier

Caption: Premature babies who receive an interventional therapy combining their mother's voice and a pacifier-activated music player learn to eat more efficiently and have their feeding tubes removed sooner than other preemies.

Credit: Photo courtesy of Vanderbilt University Medical Center

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Related news release: Vanderbilt study shows mother's voice improves hospitalization and feeding in preemies


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