What to do if the child often picks at the navel?

Answer from: Alyona V.:
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First of all, you need to check whether his clothes are not annoying in the stomach area. Maybe something gets in your belly button, a rubber band is pressing and so on. If it's okay, see how often he does it in a day and under what circumstances.
Could be a neurotic reaction to something disturbing. Compulsive behavior, like tapping a pen on the table or nibbling on nails. Can also manifest not only in stress, but also in the process of falling asleep or when the child is focused on something.
In such cases, it is necessary to see a neurologist and child psychologist.

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