Bruxism : What is it & Why Should You be Concerned

Bruxism : What is it & Why Should You be Concerned

Most people probably grind and clench their teeth from time to time. Occasional teeth grinding, medically called bruxism, does not usually cause harm, but when teeth grinding occurs on a regular basis the teeth can be damaged and other oral health complications can arise. The problem of Bruxism, i.e teeth grinding is not limited to adults. Approximately 15% to 33% of children grind their teeth.