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The Surprising Link Between Overbites and Teeth Grinding: What You Need to Know.

The Surprising Link Between Overbites and Teeth Grinding: What You Need to Know.

Leah Adele, ABA Therapist Leah Adele, ABA Therapist May 25th, 2023 6 minute read

Do you suffer from teeth grinding or an overbite? If so, you may be surprised to learn that these two seemingly unrelated dental issues are actually closely linked. In fact, having an overbite can often lead to teeth grinding and vice versa. So what... more »

Why are my teeth getting smaller as I age?

Why are my teeth getting smaller as I age?

The Brux Doc The Brux Doc May 17th, 2023 6 minute read

As we age, our bodies go through a multitude of changes, and unfortunately, some of those changes can affect the health and appearance of our teeth. If you've noticed that your pearly white teeth seem to be getting smaller with each passing year as you... more »

All You Need To Know About Unconsciously Clenching Your Jaw While Awake.

All You Need To Know About Unconsciously Clenching Your Jaw While Awake.

The Brux Doc The Brux Doc May 17th, 2023 7 minute read

Do you often find yourself clenching your jaw without even realizing it? Maybe you're stressed at work or anxious about a situation. Whatever the reason, unconsciously clenching your jaw can have surprising consequences on your physical and mental... more »

The Top Culprits of Brown Stains on Your Custom Teeth Night Guard

The Top Culprits of Brown Stains on Your Custom Teeth Night Guard

The Brux Doc The Brux Doc May 4th, 2023 5 minute read

Have you noticed brown stains on your custom teeth night guard? Don't worry, you're not alone! Many people experience this frustrating issue with their oral appliance. However, understanding the top culprits of these unsightly brown spots can help... more »

Why Am I Grinding My Teeth After Tooth Extraction? Here's What You Need to Know

Why Am I Grinding My Teeth After Tooth Extraction? Here's What You Need to Know

The Brux Doc The Brux Doc April 28th, 2023 6 minute read

Are you experiencing teeth grinding after a tooth extraction? You're not alone! This frustrating, and often painful, condition is more common than you might think. But why does it happen? And what can you do to prevent it? In this post, we'll dive into... more »

The Surprising Reason Why Your Teeth Night Guard is Turning Orange.

The Surprising Reason Why Your Teeth Night Guard is Turning Orange.

The Brux Doc The Brux Doc April 20th, 2023 5 minute read

Are you someone who wears a teeth night guard to protect your pearly whites from grinding or clenching at night? If so, have you noticed that your once clear and transparent teeth night guard has started turning an unsightly shade of orange? Don't panic... more »

How to Tell if Your Teeth Grinding is Causing Dentin Sensitivity

How to Tell if Your Teeth Grinding is Causing Dentin Sensitivity

The Brux Doc The Brux Doc April 12th, 2023 6 minute read

Do you often wake up with a sore jaw or headache? Do your teeth feel more sensitive to hot and cold temperatures than usual? You may be grinding your teeth while you sleep. This common condition, known as bruxism, can not only cause discomfort but also... more »

Unconsciously Clenching Your Teeth and Jaw While You Sleep?

Unconsciously Clenching Your Teeth and Jaw While You Sleep?

The Brux Doc The Brux Doc April 6th, 2023 6 minute read

Do you ever wake up with a sore jaw or headache? Have you noticed that your teeth feel sensitive or loose? You may be unknowingly clenching and grinding your teeth at night, a common condition called bruxism. While it may seem harmless, this silent... more »

Why do I Clench My Teeth? Managing Daytime Teeth Clenching.

Why do I Clench My Teeth?  Managing Daytime Teeth Clenching.

The Brux Doc The Brux Doc March 31st, 2023 6 minute read

Do you find yourself clenching your teeth during the day? It's a common habit that many of us do without even realizing it. But did you know that daytime teeth clenching can lead to headaches, jaw pain, and even tooth damage? The good news is there are... more »

Teeth Grinding, Clenching and ADHD: What's the Connection?

Teeth Grinding, Clenching and ADHD: What's the Connection?

The Brux Doc The Brux Doc March 27th, 2023 5 minute read

Do you find yourself grinding your teeth throughout the day, especially when you're feeling stressed or anxious? Are you also someone who struggles with ADHD symptoms like hyperactivity and impulsivity? If so, there may be a surprising connection... more »