Tips for Tots by Dr. Mickey Lester
By Elli Davis, September 4, 2012
Toddlers will happily put anything in their mouths. These include their fingers, their toes, your nose and anything else that they can grasp. Taste, like the other senses is the way infants "explore" their environment. Scientists, however are still mystified as to why there is an ongoing titanic struggle, having to literally pry open an infantís jaw to gain entrance for only 3 things - nutritious foods, medicine and the toothbrush.