How to Break a Bad Habit
Super Nail Bite No MoreDr. Thumb device from Korea, which my son quickly figured out how to dismantle. My friend convinced me to try to deter him by applying fresh aloe vera. I found some at the local organic market, carefully extracted it from the plant but just before using it, I had an idea. What if Daddy's sock was the answer? To our surprise, with the sock pulled up all the way to his shoulder, it took only two days for my son to stop sucking his thumb.
Thumb sucking is normal and common as explained by the American Academy of Pediatric Dentists. If you're having trouble trying to break the habit, be persistent and discuss concerns regarding self-soothing with your child's pediatrician and dentist.