When babies cry more often around 6 months of age, it could be an indication that their first teeth are starting to grow under their gum line. Did you know that all of their teeth erupt and shed at different rates?
While the timing is different for each child, your baby’s front teeth are the first to erupt between 6 to 12 months.
Timeline of Tooth Eruption
You baby’s front teeth are the first to grow. According to Orajel, the front bottom teeth, or central incisors typically erupt between six to 10 months, with the front upper teeth coming in between eight to 12 months.
Bacteria, sugars, and carbohydrates create acid and cavities in your child’s mouth. Tooth enamel gets stripped away, causing holes in your child's teeth. Cavities require a visit to the dentist once they’ve…