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Thumb-Sucking Inhibitor

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If you think your child is too old for the habit of thumb-sucking, there’s a device to fix your problem.

A covering for the thumb made of metal casing is attached to a bracelet and is adjusted to custom fit your child’s thumb. Hopefully they don’t enjoy the taste of metal.