We tend to assume that thumb sucking is only comfort-seeking. But adenoids play a role in thumb sucking too. Learn what to know about the connection here.
Many infants and toddlers suck their thumbs, but the habit can cause dental deformation. Here are seven tips for motivating kids to stop thumb sucking.
Many kids stop sucking their fingers before pre-school. Others persist into their formal schooling years. Learn if finger sucking leads to braces in children.
Parents worry, and often, their worries are justified. When it comes to thumb sucking and jaw alignment, there are plenty of things to look out for.
Understanding underbite vs. overbite in children, what it all means, and how to treat these conditions is critical to oral, speech, and social development.