Bruxism (Teeth Grinding)

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Bruxism is clinching or grinding your teeth.

Causes of Bruxism: Stress Natural response due to misalignment of teeth After effect of certain medicines used for treating depression Some neuron-muscular disease

Signs of Bruxism:
Tightening of jaw muscles.
Grinding sound at night while sleeping.
Dull morning headache.
Tightening or pain of jaw muscles during the morning .
Pain of jaw joints.

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Bruxism (Teeth Grinding)

  1. 1. Bruxism (Teeth Grinding) For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com
  2. 2. Bruxism is clinching or grinding your teeth. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com
  3. 3. Causes of Bruxism: Stress Natural response due to misalignment of teeth After effect of certain medicines used for treating depression Some neuron-muscular disease For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com
  4. 4. Tightening of jaw muscles. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com Signs of Bruxism :
  5. 5. Grinding sound at night while sleeping. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com
  6. 6. Dull morning headache. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com
  7. 7. Tightening or pain of jaw muscles during the morning For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com
  8. 8. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com Pain of jaw joints.
  9. 9. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com Diagnosis
  10. 10. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com Expected Duration Children may brux between the ages 3 to 10. More of half of them will stop it of their own by the age of 13. In teenager and adults, how long the bruxism last depends on the cause.
  11. 11. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com Cutting down on certain stimulants like caffeine and tobacco Prevention by
  12. 12. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com In bruxism related to stress, the professional counseling may help.
  13. 13. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com Wear the night bite plate as advised by dentist
  14. 14. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com Hot compresses on facial muscles may help to relieve some of the muscle pain and tightness that Bruxism cause.
  15. 16. Issued in Public Interest by For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com

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