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Why Stop Thumb Sucking?

Why Stop Thumb Sucking? Many parents are concerned when their child starts to thumb suck and wonder why and when is the appropriate age to stop? Dentists believe that prolonged thumb sucking can lead to tooth problems, misalignment of teeth, speech problems and narrowing of the palate. Talk to your child about their need to […]

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Dental Hygenists agree that thumb sucking can affect teeth and more

http://www.rdhmag.com/articles/print/volume-30/issue-10/features/what-about-thumb-sucking.html    

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Dentists believe that early intervention to stop thumb sucking is necessary.

http://www.kcchronicle.com/2014/11/06/thumb-sucking-can-affect-teeth-development/am6ob91/  

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Thumbuddy To Love featured in Gift Shop Must Haves

Thumbuddy To Love was just featured in Gift Shop Spring Catelog in the “Must Haves”.

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How to Stop Thumb Sucking

Thumb Sucking can be a hard habit to break especially if it is prolonged and left up to chance. Pediatric dentists recommend giving up thumb sucking because it affects the teeth and the roof of the mouth. Thumb sucking is comforting to kids so the last thing children need is someone scolding them or putting on […]

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Planes and Thumb Sucking

Have you ever seen a thumb sucker on a plane? Think of all the germs that are going into their mouth. Kids need a little help when it comes to travelling whether it be on a plane or a road trip. Many of the germs wind up on their hands and get into the mouth […]

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How to stop Thumb Sucking with Thumbuddy To Love

When it is  time to break the habit of thumb sucking, you want to help your child in a positive way with a positive teaching tool. Thumbuddy To Love is fun and non-shameful and comes with an adorable book, thumb puppet and success chart. It replaces thumb sucking/finger with a thumb/finger puppet that they can wear or […]

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How To Stop Thumb Sucking

At Thumbuddy To Love, we get a lot of emails as to what is the best way to stop chronic thumb sucking. We recommend getting a Thumbuddy To Love to use as a teaching tool and reminder during the day time and night time. However, when a child is thumb or finger sucking at night subconsciously in their sleep, we […]

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How to Wean from Pacifier Sucking

Check out this article on the Today channel  http://www.today.com/moms/doctors-raced-save-baby-who-swallowed-pacifier-8C11417899y  A baby almost choked on its pacifier! Now may be as good of a time as any to wean from pacifer sucking if your child is a toddler. There are several reasons to stop pacifier sucking and one is that it can change teeth and gums and it is just […]

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How to Stop Thumb Sucking

Most people don’t know that thumb sucking is a hard habit to break. But it does not have to be and kids can end thumb sucking in a fun and gentle way. Make it fun, make it easy with Thumbuddy To Love. Kids are used to sucking their thumb in times of boredom or when […]

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