About Teeth Grinding

Bruxism is the medical term for grinding, gnashing or clenching your teeth. It often occurs at night, when sleeping, as a subconscious action. The cause of bruxism is not well-understood. Stress, anxiety, sleep disorders, an abnormal bite, or teeth that are missing or crooked are all possible causes.

Consequences of bruxism include:

Signs that you may have a problem with nighttime tooth grinding include:

If you're experiencing any of these symptoms, then Rest Assured® Nite Protector may be able to help.

Important reminders:

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