What is Bruxism?

Bruxism is the excessive grinding of the teeth and/or excessive clenching of the jaw.

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I have an issue of nocturnal teeth grinding (Bruxism as I read over Internet). I am an adult 33 year old male. Is it due to...

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The cause of bruxism is unknown.

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Bruxism or grinding of teeth is speculated to...

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Hi. I am 26 years old Female. I have the habit of biting/grinding teeth always. Offlate I am getting head aches that aches from the jaws to the...

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Thanks for the query.

Bruxism is a symptom complex consisting of teeth grinding and tight clenching of the jaws. It can occur in the...

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why do I quench my teeth all day

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Quenching teeth is medically termed as bruxism..

Its mainly related to the stress,anxiety,bad dreams.etc...

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