teething, because they feel discomfort or pain. The
most common symptoms of teething include:
Solid teething rings or teethers can help ease your baby's discomfort from
teething. Many items are available and clearly marked for this purpose. Make
sure that items will not pose a choking hazard and are safe to put in a baby's
Biting or chewing on a clean, damp, cold face cloth can also help relieve
May 15, 2012
John Pope, MD - Pediatrics
& Donald Sproule, MD, CM, CCFP, FCFP - Family Medicine & Susan C. Kim, MD - Pediatrics
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