Finger sucking

My 18months old boy sucks on his fingers and this started when he was 14months. Is there anyone that can advise me on how to stop it? I have tried various ways but wouldn't...

Started by Biya on 10/02/2010 in March 2009 Babies

Last update on 10/11/2010 by Chrissy


finger sucking

i have a 3 yr old that sucks her two fingers (pointer and middle) and i can't get her to stop!! i know its important to get her to becouse my 20 yr old siste still does it! i...

Started by Jessica on 03/25/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 04/02/2010 by Jill


Finger Food

Hi everyone I'm new! My daughter was born on 15th of March and she too doesn't have any teeth....(I read the thread) BUT alot of you are talking about finger food? I while...

Started by Lauren on 12/18/2008 in March 2008 Babies

Last update on 12/07/2012 by Char


Hey thumb suckers!

Which thumb did you suck? Right or left hand? And are you right handed or left handed?

Started by Merry on 08/08/2011 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 08/09/2011 by Amanda


please help thumb sucking

my son is three years old and refuses to stop sucking his thumb. I have tried using all natural bitter yuck (its a chewing deteruant for dogs it tastes like rubber), hot sauce,...

Started by Amy on 05/27/2010 in April 2007 Babies

Last update on 09/24/2010 by Donna


Help Thumb or Pacifer

Recently my 4 month old son has found his thumb and wants it more then his pacifer. I would rather brake him of the pacifer then the thumb knowing I can always take it away . I...

Started by Meaghan on 02/13/2009 in Moms Of BOYS

Last update on 03/29/2009 by Kylie


Finger foods and sippy cups

My son is 9 months old and he will pick up finger foods with his thumb and pointer finger but he won't put it in his mouth...he just plays with it. He will only eat the food if...


Starting finger foods

I am trying to introduce my 8 1/2 month old daughter to new foods including finger foods. She didnt start eating "solids" till she was 6 months old. Every time I try to give her...

Started by Candy on 03/17/2009 in July 2008 Babies

Last update on 03/18/2009 by Rebekah


Thumb sucking VS. Pacifier?

I'm sure we've had this debate before but I wasn't around so I'm asking? I know MOST people will say babies shouldn't have pacifiers, soothers, dummies, binky's.......whatever...

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Started by Chatty on 03/16/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 03/21/2010 by Cathelijn


7yo sucking her thumb

hi i got another question. My 7yo daughter began sucking her thumb when her baby bro was born. He's 18mo now and we have since had another child. Shes 3 months. Anyway my 7yo is...


8 months and still sucking fingers is this bad?

My 8 month old sucks her two fingers (pointer and middle) to soothe herself to sleep and when shes stressed. She doesn't do this all day long. She started around 2-3 months old....

Started by Angie on 04/07/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 04/21/2013 by She