No link between teething and fever: study

The idea that teething can cause fever in infants is a myth that needs to be debunked, say dentists.

Primary tooth eruption may be accompanied by a slight rise in body temperature, but it is not high enough to be considered a fever, according to a meta-analysis of 10 international studies published in the journal Pediatrics.

Gingival irritation, irritability and drooling are the most common symptoms of