Could wearing a dental night guard for night grinding affect my bite?

Answer Here's the thing, I've always said and recommended to not use a night guard, maybe in the meantime, but here is why: Night guards don't solve your problem, (teeth grinding), they only put a cover o... Read More »

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What is the best type of night guard for teeth grinding?

Your dentist knows which guard to use.. they are properly fit to make sure you don't harm your teeth or bite .dont use one just from walmart that is a sports guard.if you are unsure of how well the... Read More »

Tmj!!!! I have a night splint and use it faithfully every night not now my bite is off.. What to do?

You could start by re-entering your question and then looking for the Health Care subject called 'Dental Health.'The question doesn't fit in first aid, and I know because I'm a Paramedic.Health car... Read More »

Teeth grinding at night?

The medical term for teeth grinding at night is called Sleep bruxism. There are many possible causes of sleep bruxism, including sleep apnea and upper airway resistance syndrome. Each grinding epis... Read More »

What causes teeth grinding at night?

Answer Teeth grinding at night could be caused by many things. I grind my teeth at night and have for about 22 years. I was told when I was younger that I would grow out of it, but it just keeps ge... Read More »