Sing rather than talk to babies to keep them calm

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Source: Sing rather than talk to babies to keep them calm – Medical News Today

When an infant shows signs of distress, a parent’s first instinct may be to engage in baby talk in an attempt to calm them down. But according to a new study, singing may be a much more effective strategy.
[Mother singing to her baby]Researchers found singing to babies kept them calm twice as long as talking to them, regardless of whether they used baby talk.

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