5 months old baby

Question: Hi...my baby completed 5 months last week...since last night his body temperature is abit more warmer than usual...37.1 and 37.2...he keeps pulling on his ears...he sleeps max 30 to 40 mins then wakeup to latch like 5 min...is this due to teething...

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Answer: Hello dear Yes, it might be due to teething problem. Teething gets babies very cranky. The best thing to do is get them teething toys or soothers they help in relaxing the irritated gums. You can massage ur babies gums with a clean finger. You can also use a clean cloth dipped in cold water n keep it in ur babies mouth. U can get a chilled spoon for the baby to chew on. It will help ur baby. Cold food like frozen fruits cold yogurt you can give ur baby frozen banana stick. The cool feeling can be bressing for the irritated gums.  Also feed your baby calcium rich foods like dark leafy vegetables, milk, yogurt, cheese etc.
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    Anonymous830 days ago

    Thank you mummy...he does have the teething toys but few different kinds but not long on it b4 he starts cranky again... what about the body temperature warmer than usual but no fever anything can do?

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