13 telltale signs your baby is teething

Posted in Development.

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.

Also, check out these natural teething remedies that will help to soothe your teething bubba.

13. Refusing solid foods

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If your little one has started solids and is enjoying them, but then all of a sudden goes off his food, he may be teething. This is because his gums will be more sensitive as a new tooth cuts through. He may choose to refuse foods until the discomfort he feels when chewing eases.


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