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How to stop thumbsucking

5 Tips to Help Your Child Stop Thumb Sucking

Stop Thumb SuckingThumb sucking is already inherent in babies and this goes on until they age 6 months. This is a natural reflex for children, which happens when they are hungry, lonesome, scared, restless, and sleepy, but this will ultimately stop when they reach preschool age. However, there are children who kept this as a habit until they grow older which can cause teeth and speech problems as well as inferiority complex.


Here are five tips to help your child stop thumb sucking.