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  • Long Term Impacts of Teeth Grinding (Bruxism)

    Long Term Impacts of Teeth Grinding (Bruxism)

    Teeth grinding, also referred to as bruxism, happens when you clench or grind your teeth together. Our teeth actually aren’t meant to touch together, making teeth grinding very damaging to your smile, especially if it occurs frequently over time.

    Bruxism can be caused by stress, an improper bite, or even a sleep disorder such as sleep apnea. What happens if you continue to grind your teeth without seeking treatment? Here are some of the long-term impacts of this damaging condition.

    An article by Dr. Sowmya Kanumilli. Originally published by Your Dental Health Resource.

    Read the full article here: Long Term Impacts of Teeth Grinding (Bruxism)

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