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Daughter's Finger Sucking Has Become a Real Problem

My 2-year-old daughter has been sucking her third and fourth finger (middle and ring) on her left hand since she was just a few months old. She used a pacifier for a short time before that, but gave it up in favor of these fingers. I have been concerned about her teeth, but the dentist and pediatrician both said let her do it until she's three, so I was just letting her do it until it started becoming a health issue. First of all, she catches EVERYTHING b/c she touches stuff and then puts her fingers in her mouth. I'm sure this contributes...


Odd Toddler Behaviors

My 27 month old son will grab his neck at times. Not to inflict pain but to...

Eczema & Psoriasis

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Deal with Small Eczema Patch on Face

Hi Ladies, My 7 month old son has a small patch of eczema on his left cheek that won't go away. I called it his drool patch but he really doesn't drool on it anymore. Its been there on and off almost since he was born. Recently its been worst, looking crusty and very red for a few week straight. It doesn't seem to bother him and he doesn't scratch at it. I don't think it's a food allergy since he's had it while he was just breastfeeding. Any recommendations? I use the baby eczema cream on other small patches on his legs and get a...