Baby Teeth & Teething

Teething can be an ordeal for your baby - and you! Learn how to recognize the signs and symptoms of teething, find out when babies start teething, plus get advice on how to ease your baby's pain. Plus expert advice on how to care for your baby's teeth, and when to make your first dentist appointment.

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How to Clean Baby Teeth
Even though your baby's primary teeth fall out, taking care of them is essential for their gums and those future permanent teeth. Here are the best tips for keeping your little one’s teeth clean.
11 Best Teething Toys and How to Find the Right One for Your Baby
From a freezer teether to a teething bib, different solutions work for different babies. Shop these eight teething toys from retailers like BuyBuyBaby, Amazon, and Target.
How to Manage the Teething Stage
Did your little one just start teething? Learn how to manage the discomfort of this major milestone.
FDA Warns Parents Against Teething Jewelry After a Baby Accidentally Strangles Himself to Death
The safety concerns came after the 7-month-old and 18-month-old both experienced trauma because of the teething jewelry.
The Ultimate Baby Teeth Chart
Know when to expect your tot's first pearly whites—and how to care for them!—with this helpful baby teething chart and expert advice.  
See How This Teething Baby Ended Up With Lead Poisoning from a Healing Bracelet
A child ended up developing dangerous lead levels from a homeopathic bracelet. Learn what's safe—and what's not—to avoid lead poisoning.

More Baby Teeth & Teething

Warning: Your Child's Sophie the Giraffe Teether Might Be Full of Mold
Several moms have shared photos of the popular teething toy with mold growing inside, although the company has not issued a recall.
6 Myths About Baby Teeth
Get the facts about baby teeth and get your infant started on the path to good oral health as early as possible.

The Surprising Thing That Can Boost Your Baby's Odds of Cavities

Researchers in Japan has discovered yet another reason to stub out your cigarettes: your baby's teeth.