Bruxism is commonly defined as involuntary clenching, grinding and gnashing of one’s teeth. Around 5% of the world population are regular grinders which often happened during their sleep; however, some people grind their teeth even when they are all awake.
Frequently, a person does not realize that they grind their teeth during the night in their sleep. Their sleeping partners are the first who notice the problem. Teeth grinding could also be a consequence of stress. For instance, some people grind their teeth when they feel really angry, concentrate or even feel anxious.
There are a number of symptoms experienced by those who have teeth grinding, they are, as follows :
There are several problems aroused when suffering teeth grinding. They are, as follows :
Biological as well as psychological could be the cause of bruxism or external factors such as smoking, caffeine, alcohol and some drugs. A professional dentist can examined the influence of these factors. Moreover, teeth grinding is also generally suffered by children. Because their teeth as well as their jaws adjust and grow fast, it is not usually a damaging habit that needs treatment and most outgrow it by their teenage years.
A professional dentist will examine the teeth and talk about possible treatment options. They can be as follows :
The following steps can be followed to manage bruxism, they are as follows :
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