There comes an ‘ah-ha’ moment for every new mum when she realises her baby’s fussiness and changed behaviour can be blamed on a new tooth that has just emerged. Teething can cause all sorts of niggles for babies, and while some cut those new pegs without much of a grizzle, others have a terrible, wailing time.
Here are 13 signs to alert you when a new pearly white is on its way.
2. More crying than usual
Babies cry for all sorts of reasons, but if you’re scratching your head after ruling out tiredness, hunger, sickness or other crying culprits, then he may be experiencing teething pain. Crying, wailing, whimpering or even screaming the house down are all par for the teething course.