On average, there are 20 teeth in a child’s mouth. It takes about 3 years to complete the process of appearance and growth of teeth. Throughout this period, the baby’s sleep may worsen, appetite may decrease, the baby may become much more nervous than usual. Because of the growth of the teeth, the child may feel tingling in the gums, itching and difficulty chewing. The bad news is that for the period of growth of each tooth of your baby waiting for sleepless nights and hard days. The good news is that you can find various assistive devices to reduce the pain of this process.
Toy teether for teeth can be in the shape of the figures of various animals, which can not only ease the condition of the child, but also entertain him. Buying these toys, make sure that they are made of safe materials and have quality certificates.
Some children prefer harder materials. Wooden teethers are safe and perfectly help the child to get rid of pain and discomfort caused by tooth growth. It is believed that wooden teethers are preferable, because they are made of natural material, unlike plastic or rubber teethers.
Teethers hand made
This is one of the cheapest and most effective home methods to ease the discomfort of the child. Wet a clean towel and leave it in the freezer for half an hour. After that, you can give your child a towel, which he will be happy to start biting. You can also give your child a piece of carrots, cucumber or celery, cut into sticks, and cooled in the refrigerator. Similarly, watermelon can be a good teether. Watch carefully to bite off large pieces of vegetables do not fall into the throat of the child.