Do you ever wake up with a sore jaw or tooth pain? This can be one of the most frequent symptoms of teeth grinding. Teeth grinding is also known as Bruxism often occurs while we are asleep can cause a range of oral health problems such as: Cracked or broken teeth Wear and tear of teeth and gums Strain on jaw joints and soft tissue One of the most popular treatment options for this is a night guard. This is an appliance similar to a mouth guard that can be worn while sleeping.
Easter is quickly approaching and we all know what that means, endless chocolate and sweet treats everywhere! The Australian Dental Association (ADA) asks that all families use moderation when enjoying their Easter treats and remember to take care of their teeth. Here are some tips to keep your kid’s teeth as healthy as the Easter Bunny’s: Have a sugar break the week before and after Easter to make up for the increase in sugar during the festivities Avoid snacking between mea
As you age it becomes even more important to take good care of your teeth and gums. Many assume that losing teeth as you become older is inevitable. We are here to tell you that that isn’t true AT ALL! With the correct oral care routine, your teeth can last your lifetime! Attending regular appointments at your dentist becomes even more essential as you age. As people become older, the nerves in the teeth can become smaller, therefore making them less sensitive to forming cavi