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While thumb sucking might be normal for a toddler, it can indicate emotional problems in a teen, according to Linda Goldstein, M.D. in a WebMD article.

Because you didn't stop him when he was a baby. Babies are hardwired to suck. That is how they get food, sucking is comforting to them and many babies find.

I would appreciate your thoughts on thumb-sucking in teenagers and adults. I know in sleep we all have behaviors that we are not aware of.