August 3, 2018 at 10:36 am #2338
1:Biting more than usual
This teething symptom wii turn your baby into a vampire! Bite, bite, bite on anything from plastic spoons, to toys to your breast! I find that Griffin likes hard plastic things to chew on the best. Of course, there’s a plethora of teething toys on the market which may also help.
When babies are still newborns, they drool a ton since they’re still learning how to swallow their saliva. Fast forward to teething, the drooling starts again (or never stops in some cases) because the body creates extra saliva to lubricate the tender and 3:bulging gums.
Fussier than usual, especially at night
These teething symptoms make babies who once slept through the night start to wake up several times for comfort. In the quiet hours of night, a baby often feels the teething pain more because there are fewer distractions.
4:Disturbances in sleep patterns
Because of the teething discomfort, babies will usually nap less and wake up earlier in the morning. Fun times for all involved with these teething symptoms!
5:Fever, rashes, cough, and diarrhea
Although some doctors disagree, many mamas detect a slight fever (under 100 degrees) in their babies when teeth are imminent. Additionally, the extra drool can cause facial rashes, chafing, and coughing since it pools at back of throat. Some babies even develop diaper rash and diarrhea.
When babies are in pain, they generally don’t want to eat, especially since it triggers their sore spots. Keep trying to feed them as much as possible despite the resistance. Call your doctor if their caloric input decreases dramatically.
7:Pulling of ears and rubbing of chin and cheeks
Babies can be quite resourceful and administer self massage. By pulling and rubbing around their jaw, they create counter pressure that eases some of the pain and throbbing.
So if your little baby is acting different lately because of teething symptoms, take heart there’s good reason… and soon enough, her little pearly whites will surface.
In the meantime, we don’t have to be victims! There are some great things we can do to comfort baby in the midst of the teething process. Here are some of the most effective teething remedies.
August 3, 2018 at 10:41 am #2340
Teething in babies varies, it might be a rough journey for some and an easy one for the other. Piccan and bonababe really helped during my baby’s teething period
August 3, 2018 at 11:27 am #2341
thanks for sharing but teething differs for children some is an easy ride but some is thug of war
August 3, 2018 at 1:10 pm #2349
Teething is a natural experience.. Sometimes paracetamol alone works.
August 3, 2018 at 1:23 pm #2351
I was actually thinking that the teeth development do itch them, that’s why they tend to bite anything that comes across their mouth
August 8, 2018 at 2:32 pm #2490
Noted.thnks for the info
August 8, 2018 at 2:32 pm #2491
Noted.thnks for the info
August 9, 2018 at 8:48 pm #2522
Aww no wonder my baby changed feel so sad now. Was wondering what’s wrong with her.
August 10, 2018 at 9:47 am #2536
I felt the teeth is making them uncomfortable at the initial stage
August 10, 2018 at 11:32 am #2540
Thanks for sharing
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