By CG News Desk

News from the American Academy of Pediatrics:Babies feel pain

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It’s not the size that counts, but the pressure. A new French study shows that when even the tiniest babies are receiving shots, “the effect is clinically evident and can be detected on a behavioral pain rating scale”. Researchers found, however, that administering a small dose of oral glucose beforehand helps.

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