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Too young for teething??

My daughter has been fussy, drooling profusely, running a slight temp, and chewing (I mean REALLY chewing!) on her hands, me, and her pacifier the past couple of days -- all teething symptoms....but she's only a month old. Is it possible that she could already be teething?!

I know that some babies are born with teeth, so the idea doesn't seem totally impossible, but still pretty far-fetched....

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KristinPaige

Asked by KristinPaige at 1:04 AM on Dec. 12, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Well I was reading bout this the other day about baby eating there hands those are also signs of being tired.
    akmami0f4

    Answer by akmami0f4 at 1:06 AM on Dec. 12, 2009

  • she could be hungry my lil girl did that when she was hungry she wasnt to much of a cryer
    myangelelena

    Answer by myangelelena at 1:15 AM on Dec. 12, 2009

  • my daughter started teething very young as well.; its called preteething. shes 6 months old now and has yet to actually cut a tooth. every baby is different.
    inay522

    Answer by inay522 at 1:19 AM on Dec. 12, 2009

  • i dont know if this helps but my son is 11months old and has 7 teeth... i think his first tooth came in at 3 months may have been sooner. He did the chewing on everthing thing right after his first tooth... didnt really play with toys too much till he was about 4 months.
    RegenaSeaborn

    Answer by RegenaSeaborn at 1:23 AM on Dec. 12, 2009

  • She's either hungry or teething.
    Bennett121

    Answer by Bennett121 at 1:43 AM on Dec. 12, 2009

  • Not too young. My sister got her first tooth at two months. My own son started at three months and everyone told me I was nuts-that he was too young. Wrong-O!
    callmeann

    Answer by callmeann at 11:11 AM on Dec. 12, 2009

  • My 6 month old son sounds exactly like inay's baby girl. There is no such thing as too young every baby is different.
    bjw_053109

    Answer by bjw_053109 at 12:22 PM on Dec. 12, 2009

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