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A baby may be uncomfortable after feedings if he or she has swallowed
air during the feeding. Burping helps get rid of air that the baby has
To burp a baby:
To help the baby swallow less air during bottle feedings:
Current as of:
February 18, 2013
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine & H. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine
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