Infographic – Responsible soother use

What is non-nutritive sucking? Read our one-page infographic to find out more about it and responsible soother use.

Mother and toddler kissing

Suckling is an innate, natural reflex of most babies. When babies suckle to calm themselves or self-soothe to sleep without nursing, experts call this non-nutritive sucking (NNS).

Medela Knowledge is a series for mothers and healthcare professionals. Read our one-page infographic "Responsible soother use" to learn more about the benefits of non-nutritive sucking and recommendations for using a soother responsibly.

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