As a mom, you might feel nervous about nursing once your bundle of joy starts to cut teeth. Breastfeeding offers many health benefits and provides an important bonding experience, but it doesn’t need to stop when teething starts. To celebrate World Breastfeeding Week, here are some strategies that can help keep those baby teeth from […]
Your baby’s first tooth is an exciting milestone, but it can come with a lot of sleepless nights and cranky days. It usually emerges around 6 months of age, but it’ll be three years until the full set of pearly whites are complete. Since teething episodes are sporadic, it’s important to recognize the signs, which […]
Dr. Pam Middleton, a holistic pediatrician in Newport Beach, Calif., offers helpful tips for teething relief. For more baby teething tips, visit CamiliaTeething.com.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a warning to the public on Thursday about the use of benzocaine gels and liquids for mouth and gum pain in children younger than 2 years. According to the FDA, benzocaine has the potential to cause methemoglobinemia, a rare, but serious and even fatal, condition where the […]
Boiron’s Camilia teething medicine has a new look and two new dose sizes! Our Camilia box has been updated, and is now available in 15 or 30 sterile single-use doses that are easy to give and convenient to keep in a purse, diaper bag or stroller. Camilia is a one-product solution for painful gums and […]
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently issued a warning to the public about the use of over-the-counter (OTC) products containing benzocaine, a local anesthetic. Benzocaine is the active ingredient in many OTC gels, sprays, liquids and lozenges used to relieve pain in the mouth and gums from a variety of conditions such as […]