The Ins And Outs Of Thumb Sucking

Thumb sucking may seem like a harmless habit and some people have described it as cute however thumb sucking is not harmless or cute. Thumb sucking can lead to dental, social and psychological problems. Prolonged and vigorous sucking can affect…

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What Parents Need to Know About Orofacial Myofunctional Disorders.

What are orofacial myofunctional disorders? Orofacial Myofunctional Disorders (OMDs) occur when a child’s jaw, mouth and neck muscles are functioning incorrectly. There are many factors that can cause an OMD, but some of the common symptoms include: “Tongue thrust” –…

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