Teething

One of the side-effects of cyclosporine, a hazardous drug Ezra is taking to prevent rejection, is drug-induced gingival enlargement - an increase in the size and thickness of the gums.

It's usually not a critical medical problem, but it can make teething difficult. The transplant coordinators warned us to expect a prolonged teething process and also a more difficult one. We'll see what happens. He's been drooling and fussy lately, but so far no teeth.

Not to worry we are ready to start giving him tree branches if needed!