How to Stop Grinding Your Teeth – a Step by Step Guide

How to Stop Grinding Your Teeth – a Step by Step Guide

If you wake up with a sore jaw or a headache, you may be suffering from bruxism, or tooth grinding. People who suffer from bruxism unconsciously grind their teeth together when they are sleeping. Bruxism can cause teeth to become painful or loose and sometimes part of the teeth are literally ground away. Here is a Step-by-step guide on how to Stop your Teeth Grinding 1st step: Find out if you are a teeth grinder – look out for these...

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Teeth Bruxism

Teeth Bruxism

Teeth grinding, or bruxism, is the act of consciously or unconsciously clenching your teeth either during the day or while you sleep. Bruxism is considered both a medical and a dental problem, because it affects both the teeth and all of the structure near it. Teeth grinding usually happens during sleep and is as common as snoring. However, unlike snoring, teeth grinding sounds are a little on the low side, although it can be as bothersome as...

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Toothache – The Facts

Toothache – The Facts

About 5 million people visit their dentist with toothache every year. Toothache is a common problem that can be prevented with good oral health. Toothache occurs because the pulp of the tooth is exposed, disturbed or infected. The pulp is the inner layer of the tooth which engulfed in a layer of dentin and then by the hard layer that we see called the enamel, which is packed full of minerals. Toothache can also occur if just the outer enamel...

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