Answer: The first tooth usually erupts by 6-8 months.A few weeks/ months up and down is considered normal.Signs teething can be seen as reg or swollen gums, sometimes a crack or hole or vent in the gums can also be noticed.During this phase baby usually gets irritable, cries more, avoid breast feeding and may even have slight fever and loose motions.
You can help relieve your childs discomfort by massaging his/her gums with a clean cloth or finger, give cooled not frozen pacifiers or silicon teethers and even encourage him to chew on a cool carrot.Always have your baby under supervision to avoid chances of accidental choking
Answer: It happens with all the kids
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Question: Hii mam my baby always use to put her fingers and toys in her mouth. Is she continues to uneven teething?
Answer: Hi dear. Constant sucking will affect the alignment of teeth. Babies have a habit of sucking fingers when they are feeling insecured. Try to figure out the cause of her anxiety and comfort her. Take the finger out whenever you see her sucking. Massage her gums regularly to ease the teething pain.
Question: My little one keeps his fingers always in the mouth is this because of teething?? Can I try teething toys?
Answer: if u c following traits dan it might be:
1 Drooling: Teething tends to stimulate drooling in babies. This is your first sign.
2 Swollen Gums: If you happen to observe red, inflamed gums, this could mean that your baby is teething.
3 Slight Visibility of a tooth in the Gums: A faint white-ish mass below your baby’s gum is a good indicator that he is teething.
4 Fussy at Bedtime: Yes, teething can keep your baby up all night.
5 Ready to Chew: When babies begin teething, they are ready to chew on anything they can lay their hands on.
6 Eating Problems: The discomfort they experience during teething can make them refuse food too.
7 Crying: The discomfort of teething is unbearable for kids and makes them cry frequently.
8 Coughing: Some babies tend to cough mildly when they are teething.
9 Fever: Some babies tend to run a fever when they are teething.
Ways to help teething baby:
Rub a clean finger along the baby’s gums. This will help soothe the pain.
Use a cold cloth to rub the gum. You can even use a cold spoon to soothe the gums.
Drooling can cause skin rashes and irritation. Make sure you have a cloth handy to clean the drool, thus preventing irritation.
Give frozen banana, cool cucumber to chew.
Question: Hii can we use pacifier for 3month baby she is putting fingers and hands in her mouth
Answer: Dear this is absolutely normal.. let baby enjoy.. no need of pacifier.
Babies do this as they love to explore their body parts. This is something new for them.
After sometime she will leave this.