Hello. My 24 month old baby girl has the habit of thumbsucking. she indulges in thumbsucking at bedtime and when she is sleepy. I have tried applying bitter taste to her thumb but that has not helped. How can I get rid of this habit.

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Updated on Sep 01, 2017

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Answer:
Its common and normal in babies of this age. As she'll grow in age it'll stop eventually

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