Monthly Archives: November 2012

Grinding Your Teeth (Part 4)

This is the last installment of tooth grinding. As mentioned in my first installment, bruxing is a central nervous system disorder. We cannot stop you from tooth grinding but we can keep you from destroying your teeth through the use … Continue reading

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Grinding Your Teeth (Part 3)

Sleep Cycle Continuing with our 2 previous articles on teeth grinding (Bruxism). Let’s talk about the sleep cycle. Many times over the years I have had patients tell me that they do not grind their teeth at night. Here are … Continue reading

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Grinding Your Teeth (part 2)

DENTIN vs. ENAMEL In a continuation of the subject of teeth grinding (what we technically refer to as bruxism) let’s explore some other facts. There is a very good reason why we are concerned in dentistry about bruxism. In normal … Continue reading

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