11 months old baby

Question: Is thumb sucking is an issue ? My 11 month old is sucking often and mostly in night while sleeping which bugs me a lot .whether i should leave it or any steps needs to be taken to avoid that habit ?

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Answer: They say that babies give up the habit of thumbsuking as they grow up. But not in all cases. My child is now 3yr old n still continues thumb sucking. therefore I wud suggest u start discouraging the little one from now on. Apply something bitter to the thump or keep the child engaged with activities during the day. There is a solution available in pharmacies to discourage thumb sucking. It needs to be applied on the thumb. Try that.
Answer: Baby is just 11 months old. Eventually they will stop sucking their thumb. You can try to avoid that habit in later point of time.
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