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how do I get my child to stop putting her fingers down her throat

I have a 20 m0nth old daughter who keeps sticking her fingers down her throat how can I stop her form doing that

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CARAELLIOTT

Asked by CARAELLIOTT at 8:11 PM on Oct. 30, 2009 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • Try ignoring her. If she sees she gets no reaction from you, she'll probably stop doing it. (One of mine does it and I can tell when he's doing it just to see if I'll react. When I don't, he stops.)
    If the problem persists, check in with your pediatrician and see what he/she says.
    twinclubmom

    Answer by twinclubmom at 8:32 PM on Oct. 30, 2009

  • my son did that for a while.. i just ignored him and hes pretty much stopped.
    tntmom1027

    Answer by tntmom1027 at 10:21 PM on Oct. 30, 2009

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