Bruxism is a condition in which you grind your teeth, whether knowingly or unknowingly. For most people, bruxism happens during sleep and they’re not even aware that they have this harmful habit.
For others, bruxism happens during times of stress while awake, and for others still, they may grind their teeth while both awake and asleep.
Bruxism is hugely damaging to both your teeth and your gums, especially over a long period of time. These are the potential long term impacts of bruxism.
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