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Some babies bite during teething, because they feel discomfort or pain. The most common symptoms of teething include:
Teething rings or teethers can help ease your baby's discomfort from teething. Many items are available and clearly marked for this purpose. Do not use fluid-filled teethers. Make sure that items will not pose a choking hazard and are safe to put in a baby's mouth.
Biting or chewing on a clean, frozen washcloth can also help relieve teething pain.
Current as ofMarch 27, 2018
Author: Healthwise StaffMedical Review: John Pope, MD, MPH - PediatricsKathleen Romito, MD - Family MedicineSusan C. Kim, MD - Pediatrics
Current as of:
March 27, 2018
Medical Review:John Pope, MD, MPH - Pediatrics & Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Susan C. Kim, MD - Pediatrics
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