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Behavioral and emotional development

My child screams when I try to cut his finger nails?

It’s not uncommon for children to be uncomfortable or upset when getting their nails trimmed. There are a few things you can try to make the experience less stressful for your child:

Try cutting your child’s nails while they are sleeping or drowsy.

Distract your child with a toy or a favorite activity while you cut their nails.

Use a baby-safe clipper or scissors specifically designed for cutting small nails.

Go slowly and be gentle when cutting your child’s nails.

Reward your child with a favorite treat or activity after the nails are cut.

It’s also a good idea to be patient and not rush when cutting your child’s nails. With time, your child may become more used to the process and less resistant.