Baby Teething, Diet and a Baby’s Dental Health

When will your baby’s first pearly white start to poke through? Most babies get their first tooth at around 6 months, but your chompers may appear as early as 3 months or as late as 14, depending on such factors as when Mom and Dad started sprouting teeth and whether or not your baby was a preemie (preemies tend to teethe on the late side). How babies experience teething can vary widely, too. Some have teething symptoms — such as excessive drooling and crankiness — weeks before a tooth actually emerges, while others show no signs at all. Continue Reading →