Grinding Teeth At Night

Grinding Teeth At Night

Teeth grinding, also known as bruxism, is probably one of the weirdest sleeping disorders someone could suffer from. It is exactly what the name suggests, and people do randomly grind their teeth, or bite down really hard when they sleep. Teeth grinding doesn’t only happen when you are sleeping but the most serious kinds are … Read more

What is Bruxism?

Bruxism is the medical term for teeth grinding or jaw clenching which is an oral parafunctional activity. There are two types of bruxism, one which occurs during sleep and one which occurs during wakefulness. Both of them can cause dental damage but sleep bruxism maybe worse. Occasional bruxism is not harmful, but if it occurs … Read more

Overview of the Different Types of Major Sleep Disorders

Overview of the Different Types of Major Sleep Disorders

Sleep – we all need it.  It’s likely that we want more of it, as many of us feel sleep-deprived throughout the week. While we might plan to sleep in on the weekends, and there are many of us who just can’t seem to get enough as easily as we would like.   A Health … Read more