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Is Thumbsucking Bad For Baby's Sleep?

If you’re the parent of a baby or toddler who sucks their thumb, you may be wondering what effect this habit has on your child’s sleep.Sleep Sucking Thumb

My opinion? Thumbsuckers are usually great sleepers!

Check out the video below to hear why I think so… and why the opposite is usually true of babies who use a soother at night.

(If you’d rather read than watch, there’s a link to a full transcript below.)

And don’t forget to join the conversation! Post YOUR questions, offer insight to other parents, share your comments and more down in the comments section!

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