How to spot the teething woes.
Elvie has seemed a little out of sorts lately. She's still been her happy self, but she's just been a little bit off. I knew that she was working on cutting some teeth, but I didn't realize how many things that were going on were related to teething. Before, we had drool and a tiny bit of fussiness that was relieved by teething tablets or ibuprofen. Then up a tooth would pop, and she was done. This time, though, it turns out she is cutting a molar, and the symptoms are different.
In addition to a quick check-in with our pediatrician, I've been consulting with other moms, and it turns out that none of the symptoms she's experiencing are unusual for toddlers cutting a molar. Sure enough, a little corner of a molar popped up this afternoon. Here are the six symptoms she's had that turned out to be tooth-related. I can't wait to have that tooth all the way in so she can start feeling better. If your little sweetheart is experiencing these same things, we can commiserate.1. More Read More »from 6 Teething Symptoms I Never Expected