photo by Alvimann via morguefile.comA clinic in Slovakia has found a way to comfort newborn babies that must be temporarily separated from their mothers for treatment: classical music.

Using regular size headphones that appear gigantic on the babies’ tiny heads, the maternity ward in Kosice-Saca hospital has them listening to Mozart or Vivaldi, which calms their breath and heart rate.

(READ the Canadian Press story w/ photo at Yahoo)

Thanks to Julia Frerichs for sending the link!
– File photo by Alvimann via morguefile.com