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How do I keep my toddler from putting things in his nose and mouth?
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Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology
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In brief: Keep out of reach
Toddlers instinctively put everything in their mouths because it might be food.
Do a sweep of your house and get everything that isn't nailed down out of his reach. And brace yourself for the next stage, when he starts climbing to reach stuff he can't get to now. That's the reality of rearing children - it gets more and more aggravating 'til they graduate from college. But grandchildren are great!

In brief: Keep out of reach
Toddlers instinctively put everything in their mouths because it might be food.
Do a sweep of your house and get everything that isn't nailed down out of his reach. And brace yourself for the next stage, when he starts climbing to reach stuff he can't get to now. That's the reality of rearing children - it gets more and more aggravating 'til they graduate from college. But grandchildren are great!
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