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teething?

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3 years ago
my daughter is 12 weeks as of yesterday. i think shes teething, shes been chewing on her hands alot and pretty cranky and i noticed today that on her bottom gum where the first 2 teeth wouild be, its white. her cousin had his first tooth by 4 months..has anyone else had children who teethed so early? i know its a big window for the age kids get their first teeth.

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3 years ago
I don't know how early the child in question started, but I did meet a 1-year-old who had ALL of her baby teeth.  Molars, cuspids, she had 'em all.  Sounds like early teeth might run in the family - if you ask me, that's a blessing.  Toddlerhood is cranky enough!  (Says the mom of the 18-month-old who's getting all four of his cuspids at once.  OUCH.)
3 years ago
my daughter had 4 teeth at 4 months, and she's 21 months now with 20 teeth.
3 years ago
My daughter is 17 weeks and has been working on some teeth for about 3 weeks. She chews, drools, gets cranky etc. I have notice two little white spots on her bottom gums taht i suspect are little teeth waiting to pop through! My doctor said that almost anything is "normal" that happens early...like teething, crawling, walking, talking. He said worry when things are too late!

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