Dental Support: Bruxism Treatments

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Are you aware of the damage that you could be doing to your smile while you sleep? A common oral health condition that can arise while you sleep is known as bruxism. Bruxism occurs when you grind your teeth unconsciously, and although it can occur when you may be awake, it is most often a… Read more »

Risk Factors for Sleep Apnea

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Sleep apnea is a well-documented, yet often undetected sleep disorder in which your breathing patterns are interrupted while you sleep. If left untreated, sleep apnea can pose serious health risks. Be advised, there are numerous risk factors that can influence your risk for sleep apnea, as genetics play a heavy role in its existence. Listed… Read more »

Symptoms of Teeth Grinding

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Have you or others been experiencing teeth grinding? Also known as bruxism, the consequence of constant grating of the teeth creates damage. Damage may include effects on teeth, jaw muscles and the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). These can often be caused by an abnormal bite, missing teeth, sleep disorders, anxiety, or stress. Grinding on a regular… Read more »