Fun thumb & finger guards to help stop thumb sucking

Pure Dentistry recommend Thumbsie®

Dr Dan Shaffer from Pure Dentistry had been recommending Thumbsie® for some time so invited me in to his clinic in Harpenden, Hertfordshire to meet the team. Pure Dentistry is passionate about Children’s dental health. They are very child friendly and I was amazed to find that they even have a screen on the ceiling […]

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Best Business Women Awards 2017 Finalist

I was so very excited to hear that I had reached the finals of The Best Business Women Awards 2017. The awards are designed to recognise talented and dedicated female entrepreneurs who not only run successful businesses but in many cases also juggle the needs of their families. These awards help to recognise the achievement […]

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Give up Thumb Sucking in time to Start School

A lot of children stop sucking their thumbs naturally between the ages of two and four just on their own, without any help. However, one in five children is still sucking a thumb or finger at the age of five. With most children starting school at the age of four, this can cause problems in […]

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Two fun in the sun competitions – great prizes to be won

Now that the school summer holidays are upon us we have two fun competitions for your children to enter whilst they are trying to give up thumb or finger sucking. We want to show children that stopping digit sucking can be fun and a positive experience. so let’s have some fun in the sun this […]

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Thumbsie® helps pupils in Saudi Arabia curb thumb sucking habits

We are a very small primary school in Saudi Arabia. 4 children (out of 17!) have either used or are still using the Thumbsie® thumb guards. Our children have encouraged each other and parents have shared top tips to ensure good progress is made quickly. We cannot reccommend the Thumbsie® enough and I hope the short testominals […]

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Thumbsie® voted Best Children’s Business in Muddy Stilettos Awards 2017

Muddy Stilettos Awards celebrate the very best local businesses in Bucks & Oxon. Thumbsie® have been voted the Best Children’s Business in Muddy Stilettos Awards 2017. The first round of the 2017 Awards are over but thank you to everyone who voted for us, every vote would have counted. We are now all on the […]

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Thumbsie® launch a bespoke service on fabric guards

We have a vast array of fabrics available online and in five different sizes however, this will never cater for everyone need as we are all different. We have launched our bespoke service to ensure that we can satisfy all children’s requests and also help the adult suckers to stop thumb and finger sucking. Children […]

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How to stop children from sucking fingers

Finger sucking is such an emotive subject and one that I can guarantee you everyone has an opinion on whether they have a child who sucks their fingers or not, even if they are not a parent themselves they will have an opinion. I met a mum the other day that said I wouldn’t let my […]

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Adult Thumb Sucking

Don’t worry if you are an adult still thumb sucking it seems that if you are not alone. Apparently 12% of adults are continuing with this childhood habit. In 2011 the Daily mail reported that 10% of adults still suck their thumbs and now in March 2017 is reported 12%. So are more adults now […]

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Thumbsie® thumb guards on the radio

On Saturday 27th May 2017 Nana Akua, presenter of the Saturday afternoon show on BBC Three Counties Radio, posted on the St Albans Business Facebook page “ I am looking for people to interview on my BBC Three Counties Radio show. Are you a local business that has been created out of adversity?” A kind […]

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