bannerHON
img
HONnews
HONnews
img PATIENT / PARTICULIER img PROFESSIONNEL DE SANTE img WEBMESTRE img
img
 
img
HONcode sites
Khresmoi - new !
HONselect
News
Conferences
Images

Themes:
A B C D E F G H I
J K L M N O P Q
R S T U V W X Y Z
Browse archive:
2017: O S A J J M A M F J
2016: D N O

 
  Other news for:
Tooth Diseases
Stress
 Resources from HONselect
Health Tip: Stop Grinding Your Teeth
Here's what the habit can cause

By Diana Kohnle

(HealthDay News) -- Tooth grinding can lead to headache, jaw pain and may even crack your teeth.

Stress is a common trigger, especially during sleep.

If you grind your teeth, the American Dental Association suggests:

  • Wear a custom-made mouth guard while you sleep.
  • Talk to your dentist about the possibility of taking a muscle relaxant at bedtime.
  • Get psychological therapy if your stress or anxiety is serious.

Copyright © 2016 HealthDay. All rights reserved. URL:http://consumer.healthday.com/Article.asp?AID=717142

Resources from HONselect: HONselect is the HON's medical search engine. It retrieves scientific articles, images, conferences and web sites on the selected subject.
Sleep
Jaw
Association
Lead
Muscles
Anxiety
Mouth
Tooth Diseases
The list of medical terms above are retrieved automatically from the article.

Disclaimer: The text presented on this page is not a substitute for professional medical advice. It is for your information only and may not represent your true individual medical situation. Do not hesitate to consult your healthcare provider if you have any questions or concerns. Do not use this information to diagnose or treat a health problem or disease without consulting a qualified healthcare professional.
Be advised that HealthDay articles are derived from various sources and may not reflect your own country regulations. The Health On the Net Foundation does not endorse opinions, products, or services that may appear in HealthDay articles.


Home img About us img MediaCorner img HON newsletter img Site map img Ethical policies img Contact