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Childhood-diseases

Question
Posted by: TERRY | 2004/09/30

Q.

DUMMY

when is the right time to stop giving a dummy to a toddler? mine is 16 months now.
during the night you cant take it out of the mouth unless you replace it with a bottle of milk

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

The right time is around 12 months, so you need to break the habit ASAP. First try to replace it with a bottle of water if need be. You may have to accept some protestation.

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