Is it serious when your baby gums turn purple?

Answer I would definitely consult your doctor immediately to check you don't have some kind of gum disease. I don't want to worry you, but things like that seriously need checking out by a doctor just in ... Read More »

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Is it serious if your baby has purple colored gums and why does this happen?

Answer My first guess would be that it is normal for your child. But I personally would have it checked by a doctor or dentist anyway. Just to be safe.

What causes a baby's hands feet and face to turn purple and red?

I'm no doctor but I would look into the following:Cold Agglutinin Disease, Raynaud's Phenomenon, Mycoplasma Pneumonia, Mumps, Mononucleosis, Lymphoma, Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia, Lupus, Acrocyano... Read More »

Baby's upper lip connected to gums?

That connector is called a labial frenulum. In some children, the frenulum is elongated and attached all the way down their gums between their two front teeth. This can cause some problems, such as... Read More »

Can pacifiers damage a baby's gums?

Answer No. A pacifier is what it's named after "pacifier" and is much like suckeling their mother. The only time a pacifier can be harmful to a child is when they get their first teeth. Sucking... Read More »