hi this is Lavanya I need to ask about my baby he his 4 months he his sucking his fingers clothes what ever he gets whole night no sleep he just turns and start sucking fingers bed sheets old help me

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Finger sucking is a normal phenomenon. please do not stress about it. At 4 months it is normal and is a part of development. Often sucking is a sign that the baby is not satisfied. Make sure that he is not being hungry - offer milk and see. All the best and do keep us posted.

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