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Why do children lick random things?

Do you ever wonder why children lick random things? It seems like they put their tongues on everything! There are a few different reasons why children do this. Some kids lick because they are curious about the taste or texture of something. Others may lick because they are feeling anxious or stressed, and this is a way to comfort themselves. Children may also lick things because they are bored or trying to get your attention. No matter what the reason, it can be pretty gross when your child starts licking everything in sight!

If your child is licking a lot, try to find out why they are doing it and see if there is a way to help them stop. You may also want to keep an eye on their oral hygiene, since licking can lead to cavities.

If you have a child who licks everything, don't worry - you're not alone! This is a common behavior for kids of all ages. Just be sure to talk to your child about why they are licking things and explain that it's not okay to lick people or things that aren't meant to be eaten. With some patience and guidance, your child will likely stop licking things eventually. In the meantime, just make sure you keep a close watch on them and clean up any messes they make!

Thanks for reading! I hope this article was helpful. Stay tuned for more parenting tips and advice.

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