Child’s Thumb Sucking

  • Thumbsucking is a natural occurrence for many babies and new-born and they derive satisfaction from it. During the first year of life, thumbsucking should not be discouraged.

Child’s Thumb sucking habit ahmedabad india

Natural Thumb sucking
  • If thumbsucking continues beyond four to five years of age, consult your dentist. If the habit is allowed to continue, it can lead to crooked teeth. (Malocclusion)

                                                 

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