• My Toddler Licks Literally Everything, So I Asked 3 Doctors If I Should Be Freaking Out

    1 day ago - By Pop Sugar

    I have never paid so much attention to a tongue until I became a mom. "Don't lick your brother," I remind my 2-year-old. "We don't lick random cars!" "No mouth on the shopping cart!" And, my personal favorite during pandemic times, "Stop licking the floor at the doctor's office!" I wish I could say these were just hypothetical examples, but no, they all really happened (in fact, my dad jokes that licking random, germ-y things is how toddlers build their immune systems ). Toddlers are very curious , which is great most of the time. But for some reason, one way my son likes to explore the...
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