In this episode Hallie introduces best treatment practices of oral habits in the infant and toddler population. She highlights the need to determine the root cause of the habit and how addressing the root cause can eliminate oral habits without direct treatment of the habit itself. She also provides education on what providers to call and what to look for in a provider.
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thank you for explaining the background of thumb sucking + and how to treat it, using a more organic approach. This really helps. Also, to use feeding as it relates to it. I never looked at it as something that enlarges the airway, I always thought it was just soothing, thanks, again.