Kids Dentist, Oral Health Care, Thumb Sucking   •   September 10, 2020

Thumb Sucking: Is it Good or Bad for Your Child?

Raising a young child brings many different aspects. Small children seem to learn how to get past all your best child-proofing strategies, outgrow their clothes every other month, and when is it time to try potty-training? As a specialized pediatric dental practice, Joyful Smiles can’t help you out with problems like those, but we’ve got your […]

Joyful Smiles, Thumb Sucking   •   January 24, 2018

Thumb Sucking

Thumb sucking, including various types of fingers is a very common habit observed in children. It is considered a normal phenomenon during the first two years of life. Studies show that thumb sucking habits are found in approximately 90% of American children under the age of four. Thumb sucking may develop early in life, starting […]