3 Nervous Habits That Are Harmful To Your Child’s Health

Many people are prone to nervous habits that begin in childhood. However, certain habits can actually be bad for your child’s overall health. Without early intervention, some of your child’s nervous habits could become a lifelong habit that haves a detrimental impact on their health as they grow. That being said, here are some of Read more about 3 Nervous Habits That Are Harmful To Your Child’s Health[…]

6 Ways to Effectively Help Your Child Break Their Thumb Sucking Habit

Thumb sucking is a natural and common occurrence in many children that is relatively arbitrary in the early parts of their life. If left unchecked, however, thumb and finger sucking can become a hard-to-break habit that can pose health concerns for your child. In fact, an estimated 5% of children will have a speech impairment Read more about 6 Ways to Effectively Help Your Child Break Their Thumb Sucking Habit[…]

Anxiety And Thumb Sucking: What Is My Child Stressed About?

Children experience stress just like adults do, but they may express their feelings of stress and anxiety in different ways. That’s because emotions can feel particularly intense when you’re little, and kids lack the life experience and coping mechanisms of adults. Thumb sucking is one of the most common ways younger children relieve stress namely Read more about Anxiety And Thumb Sucking: What Is My Child Stressed About?[…]

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When Should I Begin Thumb Sucking Prevention For My Child?

Thumb sucking is a normal behavior for babies and younger children. It’s a natural reflex for the child, especially between times of nursing. However, parents whose children continue to suck their thumb as they grow may begin to wonder when thumb sucking prevention may be necessary. When should thumb sucking prevention begin? Age four is Read more about When Should I Begin Thumb Sucking Prevention For My Child?[…]

4 Reasons Why Thumb Sucking Could Be Hurting Your Child

Many children suck their thumbs and other fingers as a reflex. However, in some cases, thumb sucking can become a habit that provides your child with comfort. Approximately 10% of all children over the ages of two or three will continue to suck their thumb. While many children eventually stop sucking their thumb on their Read more about 4 Reasons Why Thumb Sucking Could Be Hurting Your Child[…]