Consequences of Thumb Sucking

Many children begin sucking behaviors to calm themselves starting at a young age. In fact,  many parents rely on pacifiers, toys, and other items that may encourage emotional regulation in children. As they get older, they may develop the habit of thumb sucking. There are a few negative side effects if the habit continues past age four. Here are a …

Welcome to the Blog!

Maple Canyon Family Dental has started our very own blog to keep in touch and update you on our dental practice in Mapleton, Utah. We hope you enjoy your time here and look forward to seeing you in our practice!