There are many different opinions about babies and pacifiers. Initially when you have a crying infant they can help soothe your baby. However they can cause nipple confusion with breastfeeding infants.
As you care for your newborn, you begin to recognize what their cries mean. You develop a sense for when the baby is sleepy, hungry, gassy, sick or in need of a new diaper. But sometimes you can’t console them, no matter how much you try.