Medri Vodcast: Neonatology

Sucking reflex

Feb. 4, 2008

The sucking reflex is common to all mammals and is linked with the rooting reflex and breastfeeding. It causes the child to instinctively suck at anything that touches the roof of their mouth. You can test this reflex with a pacifier, baby’s finger or your finger.

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