Take that thing out of your mouth!

Our tongue is essential to many of our daily functions, so it’s no surprise that it is the focus of much of our earliest explorations.  Some babies have even been observed to suck their thumb while in their mother’s womb!  In our first months, it is normal...
Tongue-Ties across the Ages

Tongue-Ties across the Ages

Yes, tongue tie is a real thing, and for some, it is very painful.  The scientific term for a tongue tie is ankyloglossia, or restricted movement of the tongue.  A tie can occur in the anterior (front) or posterior (back) of the tongue. You may be surprised to learn...