What to do if your child is teething
Teething - natural, but it is not very pleasant for the baby process. It may be accompanied by pain in the gums, profuse salivation, elevated temperatures and, consequently, frequent crying baby.
If the baby takes everything in his mouth - chewing on rattles, sucking fingers, etc. - Eruption of the first tooth is not far off. This event in the life of a baby should not make you panic. Fully relieve the child of pain you can hardly, but to ease his suffering you get. Gently massage the gums child. Take a sterile bandage and wrap their index finger, the reason for Desenka. You can use a piece of ice, wrapped it in a soft cloth. Use a dedicated brush-thimble, it is sold in a pharmacy. After a massage the baby will feel much better. Purchase at the pharmacy teething ring-stimulant. Choose a plastic, silicone or filled with water. Disinfect it and chill in the freezer before giving baby. It can help relieve the pain and the cold piece of apple. Sweet and sour taste will provoke a child to bite harder. Use a clean terry toy. Put her in the crib for the baby - on her, he would scratch Desenko. In addition, the soft toy perfectly absorbs abundant saliva. Every day, wipe the gums and first teeth with gauze after moistening it in broth chamomile or plain boiled water. If a pipsqueak refuses food, before eating grease gums with a special gel with a slight chilling effect, which in time will save the baby from the discomfort. If the pain the child is very strong and is accompanied by a rise in temperature, consult a doctor. Usually kids barely tolerate eruption of the first three or four teeth and the last - the root. In some cases, the child's body temperature rises to 38 degrees and stays until after the inflammation of the gum tissue, there may be concomitant rhinitis. Do not confuse this condition with a cold.