Are your worried that your baby would not be able to chew and relist the food that you serve her Fear not! Recommended by Peepom.com’s in-house paedodontist, Deepesh Prajapathi,  the ‘chewing tube’ can help relieve you of the stress.

What is it?

A chewing tube is a tool that could help improve your little baby’s oral motor skills. i.e It would help her open and close her jaw while speaking and feeding, strengthen the up-down biting motion and more.

How does one go about using it?

SIMPLE!

  1. Place the chewy tube into the side of the mouth
  2. The ‘bitable’ stem of the tube should be placed on the cutting surface of the molar teeth and gums.
  3. Allow the baby to chew the tube.

This would help improve the baby’s sensory input into the jaw and help improve jaw stability.

CAUTION: CONSULT THE DENTIST BEFORE DOING SO

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The chewing tube: Your baby's best friend
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The chewing tube: Your baby's best friend
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Find out more about the chewing tube and see how it can work wonders on your little baby from Peepom.com's in-hour expert.
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Gitanjali Diwakar is a journalist and baby care enthusiast who founded Peepom.com to help young parents. Her interests range from baby care to public health. She also likes adventure sports and martial arts.