Category: Grinding Teeth

Grinding Teeth at Night? Try a Custom Mouthguard!

Posted by: Hassey | Do Duy, on July 17, 2015

Do you wake up exhausted with a throbbing headache even though you tried to get a good night’s sleep? Perhaps you have even experienced some jaw pain or stiffness in your face and shoulders in the morning. If so, you might suffer from bruxism, a condition in which people grind or clench their teeth. Read… Read More

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4 Tips for Strengthening Your Tooth Enamel

Posted by: Hassey | Do Duy, on August 18, 2014

When tooth enamel becomes weak your teeth become susceptible to problems like cavities, chipping, and sensitivity. While you can’t regenerate tooth enamel there are things you can do to stop the weakening of your enamel and help to strengthen and re-mineralize it to avoid additional damage. Learn how to keep your teeth in their best… Read More

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3 Ways You Could Benefit From a Night Guard

Posted by: Hassey | Do Duy, on February 24, 2014

If you suffer from nightly jaw clenching, tooth grinding, or TMJ symptoms, you know how uncomfortable the side effects can be.  Self-care practices at home such as eating softer foods, minimizing extreme jaw movements, treating pain with heat or ice packs, or controlling jaw tension with relaxation techniques can sometimes ease the discomfort.  Night guards,… Read More

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Why Does My Jaw Hurt So Much When I Wake Up?

Posted by: Hassey | Do Duy, on May 2, 2013

Well, that’s a good question! Let’s see if we can get to the bottom of it. If you experience pain in your jaw in the mornings then it’s very possible that you are grinding your teeth (also known as bruxism) when you sleep. Teeth grinding can cause significant wear on your tooth enamel and can… Read More

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