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Teeth Chattering Sound - What You Need To Know

Teeth Chattering Sound - What You Need To Know

Leah Adele, ABA Therapist August 27th, 2021 6 minute read

What is that teeth chattering sound at night? Teeth chattering or teeth grinding (bruxism) occurs as a result of clenching the jaw. Although teeth chattering and grinding typically occurs when a person is asleep, it may also present while people are ... more »

Wearing a Mouth Guard with Dental Implants

Wearing a Mouth Guard with Dental Implants

The Brux Doc August 26th, 2021 11 minute read

OVERVIEW OF WEARING A DENTAL MOUTH GUARD WITH TOOTH IMPLANTS Dental implants are a cutting-edge dental treatment that replaces lost teeth with a permanently attached tooth to your jaw. A dental implant is a prosthetic tooth surgically implanted into the jaw ... more »

How to Stop Tongue Biting During Sleep

How to Stop Tongue Biting During Sleep

Martyna Bobek LSW, CTP August 17th, 2021 13 minute read

OVERVIEW OF TONGUE BITING Tongue biting during sleep is a common problem, especially for kids. All you will feel is a sudden pain on your tongue that might wake you up.  Despite the lack of statistics on this topic, experts believe that everyone ... more »

Vitamin Deficiency and Teeth Grinding

Vitamin Deficiency and Teeth Grinding

Leah Adele, ABA Therapist August 16th, 2021 6 minute read

WHAT TO NEED TO KNOW ABOUT VITAMIN DEFICIENCY AND TEETH GRINDING WHAT IS TEETH GRINIDNG?   Teeth grinding, or bruxism (BRUK-siz-um) is a condition in which a person grinds, gnashes, or clenches their teeth. If you have bruxism, it is possible that ... more »

Stages of Sleep and Teeth Grinding

Stages of Sleep and Teeth Grinding

Dani Schenone, holistic wellness expert August 7th, 2021 11 minute read

STAGES OF SLEEP AND TEETH GRINDING The body may rest, recover, and regenerate during sleeping. Sleep is made up of non-REM and REM sleep cycles, and it is generally thought to be necessary for the restoration and recovery of vital bodily and mental ... more »

Grinding Teeth In Sleep: Damaging Effects of Teeth Grinding

Grinding Teeth In Sleep:  Damaging Effects of Teeth Grinding

Dani Schenone, holistic wellness expert August 3rd, 2021 7 minute read

Effects of Bruxism - Teeth Grinding in Sleep Parafunctional habits or patterns associated with the stomatognathic (jaw, teeth mouth soft tissue) system may include lip or cheek biting, nail-biting, teeth grinding, and teeth clenching. Activities like such ... more »

Antidepressants and Teeth Grinding

Antidepressants and Teeth Grinding

Martyna Bobek LSW, CTP July 28th, 2021 7 minute read

Antidepressants and teeth grinding? Just as treatments for your dental health can impact your physical health, other medical treatments can have a profound effect on your oral health.  For example, specific prescriptions, specifically SSRIs and even some ... more »

Sleep Teeth Grinding And Sleep Disorders

Sleep Teeth Grinding And Sleep Disorders

Dani Schenone, holistic wellness expert July 22nd, 2021 4 minute read

The presence of bruxism at night can cause great distress and discomfort, and it can further exacerbate sleep issues and disorders. However, there are tools you can use to alleviate pain and prevent future damage to your teeth and mouth. Wearing a teeth ... more »

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Sparkling White Smiles - TeethNightGuard.com Proud sponsor of ongoing education at Marquette University and the college of Health Sciences / Biomedical Sciences

Joe Hafner May 6th, 2021 1 minute read

CIRCLES Silicon Valley The Science that Heals | The Neurobiology of Stress, Trauma and Resilience TUESDAY MAY 11, 2021 | 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. CDT Register online today. This program will examine brain mechanisms of stress responsiveness and coping, the ... more »

Treatment Options for Temporomandibular Joint Disorders (TMD)

Treatment Options for  Temporomandibular Joint Disorders (TMD)

Joe Hafner November 21st, 2020 5 minute read

  The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is the hinge that connects the jawbones to the temporal bones of your skull. Found on both sides of the head, it consists of a ball and socket joint mechanism and is separated by a disc to cushion the ... more »