Breaking the Thumb-Sucking Habit


By Siobhan Harris, Parenting and Family Expert, Boots WebMD

Boots WebMDAre you concerned about your child’s thumb-sucking? Three of my four children sucked theirs and it didn’t bother me at all, probably because I sucked mine! As they got older they stopped of their own accord, just as I did. But lots of parents do worry about it. In this article I talk to Siobhan Harris about breaking the thumb-sucking habit.

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  1. A great product to help children stop thumb sucking is called Thumbuddy To Love…check it out….kids love it!

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