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My 10 month old son has no teeth yet! is this normal or common?

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AndyAyden

Asked by AndyAyden at 1:32 PM on Jan. 22, 2011 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • It's normal. Every child has their teeth in their own pace and time. I used to worry about everything with my DD, is she walking fast enough, is she teething fast enough. Trust me, he will do everything in his own time. :)
    Marianne140

    Answer by Marianne140 at 1:38 PM on Jan. 22, 2011

  • Normal.
    mommy_of_two388

    Answer by mommy_of_two388 at 1:39 PM on Jan. 22, 2011

  • normal. My son's doctor said that the longer it takes for their teeth to come out the healthier thier teeth will be. I don't know if it's true or not though.
    usdragonflies

    Answer by usdragonflies at 1:40 PM on Jan. 22, 2011

  • yeah i would say so my 15m/o only has 4 teeth if you are super concerned u can take LO to a dentist
    Javamama619

    Answer by Javamama619 at 1:55 PM on Jan. 22, 2011

  • Its normal and if you are concerned speak to his pediatrican. My daughter only had 2 teeth when she turned one. Nows shes 3 with a full mouth of beautiful pearly whites.
    KayGia0704

    Answer by KayGia0704 at 2:01 PM on Jan. 22, 2011

  • Normal. My little guy will be 10 months next week and he has just this week got four teeth.
    aheuszel

    Answer by aheuszel at 2:21 PM on Jan. 22, 2011

  • I was 18-month-old when my first teeth started to come out. Until that time I had no teeth and no hair. I am quite fine and happy today.:)
    Every children have their own biological clock. He will get his teeth when he needs them:) My mom was that lucky I had all of my teeth out in two months. Teething is a pain in the a** for the children and for the parents as well. Don't ask for it early.
    adriennfaklya

    Answer by adriennfaklya at 3:31 PM on Jan. 22, 2011

  • Totally common. All 3 of my kids got teeth at 11 months. Some kids are even later than that.
    Renee3K

    Answer by Renee3K at 5:00 PM on Jan. 22, 2011

  • its normal :)
    SimplyErathy

    Answer by SimplyErathy at 12:34 AM on Jan. 23, 2011

  • My almost 15 month old just got her first tooth poking through and my other DD was almost 2 before she got teeth. It's very normal.
    luckysevenwow

    Answer by luckysevenwow at 10:22 AM on Jan. 23, 2011

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