habit

Tongue Thrusting Habit

Definition Repetitive forward placement of the tongue during swallowing, in between the teeth and against the lower lip, is known as tongue thrusting. It is more common in people with large tongues, who retain [Read More ...]

Thumb Sucking

Definition Habitual placement of thumb inside the mouth is commonly referred to as thumb sucking. It is associated with repetitive sucking of digits for long duration of time. The depth at which the digit is [Read More ...]