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→ Stir in some cream. Alternatively, use natural yogurt.
→ You may be given a local anaesthetic or alternatively the midwife may offer gas and air.
→ The researchers suggest parents offer sugar-free or reduced-sugar soft drinks instead of juice. Alternatively, try offering plain water or milk.
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